If Luis Suarez exits from Barcelona in this season then Barcelona will sign Martinez for £98M.
In this summer transfer window, Barcelona reportedly wanted to sign Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez. Due to more transfer fee demand from Inter and less financial funds Barcelona not yet completed his deal.
However, along with Barcelona management Lionel Messi also asking to sign him for Camp Nou side. The Argentine striker netted 19 goals in total for Inter Milan in this season.
Lautaro Martinez is seen as the alternative for Luis Suarez and priority signing Neymar. As a higher feel of Neymar change Barca’s mind to Martinez but Inter Milan also demanding almost £100m or more than £100m for the Argentine striker.
Whereas, Earlier mistakes are done by the club’s president Josep Maria Bartomeu unwilling to sign a bigger name if they have to use him as the substitute player. As they had done with Griezmann, Coutinho & Dembele.
Because he thinks that spending money on them will be useless if they will sit as a substitute. So if the player will get a chance then only he will sign the Martinez as per Mundo Deportivo.
Martinez move to Camp Nou depends on Suarez decision
Barcelona reportedly linked with Lautaro Martinez as Messi also want him to play in Barcelona in his squad. But his arrival at Camp Nou will depend on the present striker’s decision.
As per the reports of Daily Mail if Luis Suarez exit’s from Catalan side this summer then they will sign Lautaro Martinez this summer. Or else they will deal with Martinez in the next summer transfer window.
Furthermore, they had decided to play with Luis Suarez will lead Barca’s forward line for the next season. As he had an offer from American major league soccer. So it depends on his decision because his contract will finish in the next season only.
Martinez is affordable to Barcelona move to Camp Nou or not?
Looking at the current situation Barcelona is suffering from the financial crisis due to pandemic. Which led to three months halt for sports all over the globe.
So, Catalans are finding different ways to overcome this financial problem. Because of which they had added bigger names from the club at the selling list.
Camp Nou side already come up with a swap deal of Authur Melo to Juventus player Pjanic. As they earned £13m profit in it. Along with him they also trying to sell Umtiti, Coutinho and other bigger names to raise the financial books of the club. So all the move of Martinez to Barcelona will depend on Luis Suarez’s decision.