The Blaugrana tried very hard to sign Memphis Depay during the summer transfer window but they were not successful.
’s manager has warned
Koeman overMemphis Depay
who has the experience of playing for
is now a very influential player forLyon
. He was a key player in Koeman’s Dutch squad and the Dutch manager has tried very hard to bring him to the Nou Camp.
was ready to letDembele
leave permanently to make room to sign
but his high price tag changed their mind. Apparently, they are still eager to sign the Dutch forward but
is already warning the
"Remind me to trip Ronald Koeman up," Garcia said with a barely contained smile. "Now's not the time but I still have my 18cm studs in my boots and I can always put them on!
"It's taken time after his lengthy injury [Memphis missed seven months with a ruptured cruciate ligament] but were always hopeful he would play as well as he has been. He's in good form, an excellent player, and fulfilling his role as captain."
has tallied 59 goals and 46 assists in all competitions since swapping
for Lyon in 2017.