Barcelona could sell as many as eleven players this summer to raise funds for other signings, reports say. Manchester United and Arsenal are just a few clubs to be linked with a raid on Barcelona at the end of the season, as the Spanish side aim to overhaul their squad.
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Philippe Coutinho has generated a lot of transfer stories in recent months and ESPN claim the Brazilian is one of a host of Barcelona stars marked for an exit this summer.
ESPN claim Barcelona are ready to offload the quartet as well as squad players Jasper Cillessen and Rafinha Alcantara. Though Cillessen and Alcantara are key members of Barcelona’s squad, Barcelona want to raise up to £254million in funds this summer from sales.
There are several players out on loan who will be earmarked for permanent deals including Denis Suarez (Arsenal), Andre Gomes (Everton), Douglas (Sivasspor), Adria Ortola (Deportivo de La Coruna) and Arda Turan (Istanbul Basaksehir).
Suarez could moved to Arsenal permanently, while Everton are keen to sign midfielder Gomez and Arsenal have been previously linked with Arsenal.