The Netherlands international is planning to move to Barcelona when his contract at Liverpool runs out in the summer, according to The Times and Mundo Deportivo.
has agreed to joinBarcelona
, being Joan Laporta’s first signing as the club’s new president.
has been eyeing the 30-year-old ever since he started his reign at Camp Nou. Although the Barca manager has more signings to make, he is familiar with Wijnaldum as he coached him in the national team.
The midfielder has started his senior career at Feyenoord and then joined PSV Eindhoven. He then moved to Newcastle before signing with Liverpool in 2016, where he pulled off impressive displays and showed his intelligence, athleticism and versatility.
is keen on keeping him at Anfield; however, with Wijnaldum turnng 30, the Reds are uncertain about offering him an extension.