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Wednesday October 2 2019
Junior Firpo ruled out for Barcelona

Barcelona wing-back Junior Firpo will miss Wednesday night’s Champions League clash against Inter with a hamstring injury.

As initially reported in El Mundo Deportivo, the Blaugrana are now short in the left-back position with Jordi Alba also ruled out of the match.

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Saturday August 10 2019
Real Betis want Borja Iglesias and Alex Moreno

Real Betis are set to launch a double transfer raid before the window closes on September 2nd.

They have been linked with a move for Espanyol forward Borja Iglesias for the majority of the summer, and a deal for the 26-year old looks to be close as Real Betis prepare to pay his €28m release clause with the Catalan club.

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Sunday August 4 2019
Real Betis to push ahead with Borja Iglesias move

Real Betis are determined to finalise a move for Espanyol's Borja Iglesias in the coming days.

According to reports in Mundo Deportivo, manager Rubi will use the money from Junior Firpo's €25m sale to FC Barcelona to fund a move for striker Iglesias, following an impressive 2018-19 campaign.

The 26-year old netted 17 La Liga goals last season, a career high for the former Celta Vigo forward.

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Sunday August 4 2019
FC Barcelona confirm Junior Firpo deal

FC Barcelona have confirmed the signing of defender Junior Firpo from Real Betis.

The defending La Liga champions have been linked with a move for the 22-year old left back throughout the summer, and they have now finalised the move with the Spanish U21 international signing a five-year deal.

Real Betis have previously rebuffed the Catalan side's previous offers, however they have now accepted a deal with a €17m payment up front, with a further €8m in add ons inserted into his contract.

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Saturday August 3 2019
FC Barcelona on the brink of Junior Firpo deal

FC Barcelona have agreed a deal for Real Betis defender Juior Firpo, according to reports on Sky Sports.

The defending La Liga champions have been linked with a move for the 22-year old left back throughout the summer, however Real Betis have so far rejected their advances.

The Spanish U21 international has stated that he was aware of interest in him from Ernesto Valverde's side, but nothing had been confirmed during the pre-season period.

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Thursday August 1 2019
Junior Firpo wants to join Barcelona from Real Betis

Wing-back Junior Firpo has told Real Betis he wants to join Barcelona this summer amid strong interest, according to reports.

The report stems from journalist Fabrizio Romano, who works for Sky Sport Italia, and claims the two clubs are locked in negotiations over a deal.

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Wednesday July 31 2019
Barcelona and Real Betis negotiate on Junior Firpo

Barcelona have made an opening offer for Real Betis wing-back Junior Firpo but the club’s valuations are still apart, say El Mundo Deportivo.

The report claims that the Blaugrana have made an offer of €18m upfront plus €5m in add-ons, while Betis are holding out for at least €20m initially plus a further €7m.

It is claimed by the report that Ernesto Valverde is driving the interest in the player, with Barcelona willing to attempt to negotiate on the player.

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Sunday July 28 2019
Barcelona hopeful on Real Betis wing-back Junior Firpo

Barcelona are confident they can conclude a deal for Real Betis wing-back Junior Firpo in the coming weeks, report Diario AS.

It is claimed by the report that Ernesto Valverde is driving the interest in the player, with Barcelona willing to pay €20m for the player - although that is well below the valuation of Betis.

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Saturday July 27 2019
Junior Firpo proud of FC Barcelona link

Real Betis defender Junior Firpo is delighted with reports linking him with a move to FC Barcelona.

Ernesto Valverde confirmed earlier this week that the La Liga champions are looking to sign a left back ahead of the new season, to provide cover and competition for long standing defender Jordi Alba.

Firpo, 22, has been linked with both Valverde's side and Champions League winners Liverpool in recent weeks, and the Spanish U21 international is flattered by the reports.

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Friday July 26 2019
FC Barcelona pursue left back options

FC Barcelona are in the market for a new left back, according to manager Ernesto Valverde.

The defending La Liga champions have been linked with a new defender, to provide competition and cover for first choice left back Jordi Alba in the 2019-20 season, however they are reported to be exploring a number of options.

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