Denis Zakaria, midfielder of Borussia Monchengladbach that his contract ends next June 30th, is one of the names in which the Barça technical secretariat has worked, together with the milanista Franck Kessié, so that the team can reinforce next summer with a different midfielder profile. Both end contract and would arrive at zero cost.
Waiting to see what will decide Xavi, new Barça coach on the ups and downs of the team for the next season, many are interested in both players, taking into account their qualities and that they would arrive with the freedom letter under their arms.
One with whom he would compete Barça by Zakaria it would be the AS Roma. Its sports director, the Portuguese James Pinto, spoke openly about the possible signing of the midfielder from Borussia Monchengladbach, although without giving many details.
Before the microphones of Sky Sport, Pinto commented that “Denis Zakaria? I don’t like talking about players from other clubs, I don’t like talking publicly about market strategies. The only time I did it was with fault and after waiting ten days to close the deal, it brought me bad luck (laughs). We cannot have high expectations for January because we all know how the winter market is. But we are convinced that all together, owners, recruiters, Mourinho, Tiago Pinto, as we did this summer, we will find the right solutions to maintain the sustainable approach of which we speak, and at the same time improve the team as owners, Mourinho and I want to ”, explained the sports director of the AS Roma.