August 31 was a loopy day for Barcelona. It was considered one of their busiest and most stunning switch deadline days, one which ended within the early hours of the next morning. Numerous issues occurred, however one signing that they did not get finished was that of Dani Olmo, who the Catalans turned to when it turned clear that Antoine Griezmann was leaving.
Barcelona contacted the participant and he was delighted to listen to from them, eager to return to the membership. He wasn’t the issue. It was that RB Leipzig knew that they might earn some huge cash from the sale. The draw back, although, was that they’d have had no time to exchange him.
RB Leipzig defined their place to the participant, that Barcelona had made their transfer too late. Olmo himself admitted that every part occurred too late and too shortly.
A future possibility
The timing was unsuitable this 12 months, however he hasn’t been dominated out indefinitely. Barcelona‘s curiosity stays and so they may return for him both within the winter window or subsequent summer season, but it surely’s laborious to know what is going to occur.
There was speak that Barcelona may supply 70 million euros to signal him, but it surely’s not recognized if that shall be sufficient.
Manchester United, Juventus and Bayern Munich are all additionally within the Spaniard.
RB Leipzig are contemplating promoting Olmo
RB Leipzig do not wish to lose Olmo, however they haven’t any intentions of closing the door on him and they’d let him go away if a European nice got here knocking. They might, although, solely achieve this on their phrases and if they can signal a substitute.
In consequence, Olmo‘s sale cannot be dominated out this January, as plenty of issues can nonetheless occur in his short-term future, with Barcelona or one other membership.