Victor Lindelof’s Agent hints His Client is a target for Barcelona.
It might be an unexpected trasfer for the defender as it’s apparently an unlikely name on Barcelona’s radar.
The Catalan giants asked about Manchester United’s Swedish defender After they failed to sign Matthijs de Ligt but were told a deal was off the table.
Barcelona used the influence of Frankie De Jong’s signing to approach their agent, the two players share one agent according to Mundo Deportivo.
The agent insisted that Lindelof’s future is in the Red Devils’ hands, with the club refusing to enter negotiations to sell the 24-year-old, According to the sun.
The sun reports that Both are signed to HCM Sports Management, whose executive director Hasan Cetinkaya was approached by officials at the Camp Nou.
Speaking to Mundo about his client’s future, Cetinkaya admitted a major team were keen. He said: “Lindelof is on the radar of a great European club, but leaving United depends on the English club.”
At 24, the Swede has two seasons left on his Old Trafford contract with the option for a further year.
Both Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Jose Mourinho appeared to trust him as he made 40 appearances in all competitions last season, a big improvement on his debut campaign, according to the sun.