FC Barcelona have publicly declared the departure of Munir El Haddadi to Sevilla after reaching an agreement to transfer the player. The Catalan club will receive 1.05 million euros for the striker. However, Barca publicly thank the Spanish forward for his commitment over the years and wished him success in the future.
It is obvious that Munir El Haddadi one of the few Barca La Masia graduates in the first team of FC Barcelona will be departing the club for good. Although it seems very definite that his next club will be Sevilla and Spanish press have also reported that the agreement on the striker’s move to his new club has already been reached. But Atletico Madrid has now joined in the chase for Munir.
With the likely departure of Paco Alcacer from Valencia, the club is vehemently coming for Munir. According to Mundo Deportivo, Los Che are trying so hard to convince Munir to accept their offer in order to cover up for Paco Alcacer.
With Bravo on the verge of joining Manchester City, FC Barcelona are already on the look out for a substitution of Bravo and as rumor have it, it would be Diego Alves. Accoding to Catalunya Radio, the Paco Alcacer deal will resurrect and this time, Los Che goalkeeper will be included in it.
With the news about FC Barcelona signing the fourth striker, Celta have now shown interest in Barca’s forward Munir El Haddadi. The attacker’s agent would have to reach Barca to know the intention of the club for the player in which the club have decided the youngster will leave on loan for a season.
After 90 minutes of play for FC Barcelona against Leicester City, Luis Enrique was highly pleased with the performance from his side, although the second half of the game was a bit problematic. The Blaugrana coach only had good words for his players in an interview.
The first game of FC Barcelona after the 2015/2016 season was against Celtic which ended 3–1. The players flew down to Dublin where the game took place. Fans in Dublin were thrilled to see Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez. Arda Turan and Munir are the first and third goal scorers from the Catalan club side while the second goal is an own goal.
Munir El Haddadi is currently the Copa del Rey top scorer and the forth highest goal scorer in FC Barcelona again helped his team to make the opening goal in the clash against the tough side Malaga. The goal makes it his seventh goal of the season in all competition, his second all time La Liga goal in his career and his first La Liga goal this season.
On Saturday’s La Liga meeting with Malaga, FC Barcelona’s Munir made the opening goal of the clash while Messi’s ensured the victory of the game against Andalusian club. Despite the edgy victory, Claudio Bravo made some cutting edge saves that was able to put Barca at the top with fight for ball possession (32%-68%), Barca were short of shots on target (9–6) by their league rival. However, the game lacked the usual convincing win for Barca although is an away game for a tough rival in recent meetings.
A good result for FC Barcelona although the result could have being better against Athletic Club Bilbao in San Mames. The 2–1 victory for Barca away was scored by Munir and Neymar respectively in first half of the game while Athletic forward scored their only goal in the 89th minutes of the game. A little error from Dani Alves saw the Blaigrana’s lead reduced which made the hope of the Basque club come alive. In the last minute of the game, Ter Stegen made a terrific save which deprived the opponent of a draw in the first leg of Copa del Rey quarter final.