Media: Barcelona must make more than £110 million from player sales

9 October 2019

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Photo: Getty Images According to ESPN, Barcelona hope to sell players such as Philippe Coutinho and Ivan Rakitic by the end of the season to avoid a financial deficit.

In order to avoid a financial deficit, Barcelona have to make more than £110 million from player sales.

The Catalan club hope to sell high-profile players such as Coutinho and Rakitic, ESPN reports.

Jesper Elkjær Jensen jej@offthepitch.com

Barcelona will have to generate more than £110 million from player sales by the end of the season to avoid a financial deficit.

Otherwise the club risk damaging their financial stability, ESPN reports.

In recent years, Barcelona have become dependent on income from player sales for their financial model to work, forcing the club to look for expendable players within the squad.

According to ESPN, Barcelona hope they can sell high-profile players such as Philippe Coutinho and Ivan Rakitic.

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