Member of the Board of Directors of “Barcelona” Javier Vilajoana stated that the Catalans are not planning to sell striker to ANS Faty.
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“For us, there are no stories with the ANS. We never talked about selling it. Barcelona will not use players from the Academy to earn money. Not going to sell players, which we believe will play in the first team. I think that Faty happy. It will be an important team player in the coming years”, — quotes Vilajoana Sport.es.
Fathi moved to the Academy of “Barcelona” from the youth team of Sevilla in 2012. In season 2019/20 a Spaniard of Guinean origin, has played for Catalans 24 matches in all competitions, scored five goals and made one assist. The forward contract runs until the summer of 2022 with the possibility of extension for another two seasons.
Earlier it was reported that “Manchester United” may acquire Faty instead of Sancho.