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The decision on Haaland is made by the president – Koeman

Sun 04 April 2021 | 15:52

Barcelona boss comments on the speculations regarding possible targets.

Erling Haaland

has performed fantastically since starting his journey at

Borussia Dortmund

and many of European giants are trying to recruit the talented striker.


are amongst the club who have been linked with Haaland and given

Lionel Messi

's uncertain future at Camp Nou, the club is rumored to be trying to sign the Norwegian phenomenon.

Barcelona boss

Ronald Koeman

has talked about the transfer speculations at a press conference, insisting that Barca’s newly elected president

Joan Laporta

will make the final decision.

"We discuss future plans, but the decision is made by the president,"

Koeman said.

"Everyone, including the president, is working to improve the team knowing the club's economic situation, which is not the best.

"They have shown me from day one that they will try to improve this situation and, in terms of signings, everything depends on the possibilities we have.

"It is normal to talk in the last part of the season about the next one. Now I am not interested in the names that come out, we have to be focused on the final games we have left to play."

Koeman was also asked if he have had any discussion with Laporta regarding a move for Haaland.

"I am not going to talk about players who are not ours,”

Koeman continued.

"We have used the break to have meetings, to talk about this season, about the next one - this happens in all the clubs in the world."

source: SportMob