Cash-strapped Barcelona sign Portuguese stars Felix and Cancelo on loan

Cash-strapped Barcelona sign Portuguese stars Felix and Cancelo on loan
Cash-strapped Barcelona sign Portuguese stars Felix and Cancelo on loan

Barcelona completed the signings of Joao Felix and Joao Cancelo on transfer deadline day, adding the Portuguese internationals on season-long loans from Atletico Madrid and Manchester City, respectively.

Neither deal includes a purchase option.

Felix, 23, said earlier this summer that he wanted to leave Atletico and complete a “dream” switch to Barca, forcing Atleti’s hand.

“The club publicly expresses their gratitude to the player for the financial effort made (to join) and his desire to wear the Barca shirt,” the Catalan club said.

His dream came true 😏 pic.twitter.com/oiEvrXlDkz

— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) September 1, 2023

Felix, one of the most expensive players in history after joining Atletico from Benfica in

Full Story »

Leave a Comment

Leave a Comment





More in News

Mauricio Pochettino: 'We Behaved Like Kids Today'

Mauricio Pochettino: ‘We Behaved Like Kids Today’

Despite a resounding 6-0 victory for Chelsea, including a standout ...
Why Is Soccer Played For 90 Minutes?

Why Is Soccer Played For 90 Minutes?

The duration of a soccer match is set at 90 ...
“These three points are the same like we played for last week" - Unai Emery

“These three points are the same like we played for last week” – Unai Emery

Unai Emery had every reason to feel elated following Aston ...
Image credit: TNT Sports

Will the New Profit and Sustainability Rules Change Anything?

The Premier League has endured a lot of controversies this ...
Credit: Eurosport

The Best Premier League Title Race Ever? And Who Will Win it?

With just one point separating the top three teams in ...

Trending on Futbol Chronicle

Should You Look at the Soccer Ball When Shooting

Should You Look at the Soccer Ball When Shooting?

In analyzing the skill of shooting in soccer, one question ...
What Does WF Mean In Soccer

What Does WF Mean In Soccer?

In soccer, the abbreviation WF stands for Wing Forward, a ...
What Size Soccer Ball For 5 Year Old

What Size Soccer Ball For 5 Year Old: Selecting The Perfect Fit

Selecting the appropriate soccer ball for a 5-year-old is an ...
Why Is There An Age Limit For Olympic Soccer

Why Is There An Age Limit For Olympic Soccer?

The Olympic Games are an international multi-sport event that is ...
Why Soccer Is The Best Sport

Why Soccer Is The Best Sport?

Soccer has become incredibly popular across the globe in recent ...