Sunday, May 16, 2021

Barcelona want Atletico Madrid star Joao Felix as Neymar alternative

Barcelona are interested in signing Joao Felix from La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid in the summer transfer window, according to El Gol Digital. It has been reported by the Spanish news outlet that Barcelona have identified the 21-year-old forward as an alternative to Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar.

La Liga giants Barcelona want to bring Neymar back from PSG, but the Brazil international forward could be very expensive. The 29-year-old will cost a lost in transfer fees and also has a high salary, leading Barca to look at Felix as an alternative.

Felix has been on the books of Atletico since 2019 and is a very good attacking player. According to WhoScored, the Portugal international forward has made 14 starts and 13 substitute appearances in La Liga this season, scoring seven goals and providing four assists in the process. The youngster also scored three goals in eight Champions League games this campaign, according to WhoScored.

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Jamie Jones is an experienced football journalist who has been working in the industry for years. Jamie watches all the major leagues in Europe, especially the Premier League and La Liga.

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