FC Barcelona Joao Cancelo has agreed on a deal and the player will join the club next summer. Since the departure of Dani Alves, Barcelona’s defense have a loop whole. For now, Sergi Roberto is playing the part. But since he is more of an attacker and lacks defending abilities, Barcelona are still hunting for a good right-back. There are several players like Hector Belerine and Juanfran who are on Barcelona’s radar.
FC Barcelona Joao Cancelo has agreed to a deal for Next Summer
After a lot of speculations, it seems like Luis Enrique has picked his man to fill in Dani’s boots. Reports arriving this morning have disclosed the player that Barcelona will be signing next summer. The Portuguese international and Valencia player Joao Cancelo is the man that Enrique wants in his team. Neither the club nor the player has announced the transfer officially. But both parties have agreed to a verbal contract and the paperwork will take place this summer. Moreover, the talented full-back has rejected a contract renewal with his current club Valencia. Only time will acknowledge whether the player is capable of the giants or not. The only thing FC Barcelona and fans hope that this transfer may not be similar to the transfer of the Brazilian full-back Douglas.
Joao Cancelo is a Portuguese international who was born in 1994. Only 22 years of age, Cancelo has made a name for himself and is considered as one of the most exciting prospects in world football. He started his career with the B team of Benfica. Benfica is his childhood club as he attended the youth academy there. He rose through the ranks and played 2 games for the Benfica first team as well. In 2013, Valencia signed the player on loan. He impressed in Spain and became a full Valencia player after the first season. Currently, Cancelo is the first choice of Valencia coach at the right back. His outstanding performances earned him interest from FC Barcelona where he will play from the next season.