The transfer market in Spain is about to shut down and one of the hottest stories surrounding this transfer window is Ansu Fati’s uncertain future at FC Barcelona. Since his desire for a change of scenery became known on August 16, rumors about his possible departure have been piling up. Today, two Premier League giants, Tottenham and Chelsea, are the main contenders for his services.
With just three days left until the market closes, Ansu Fati seems closer than ever to saying goodbye to the Camp Nou. Talks are ongoing and both Chelsea and Tottenham have expressed interest in the talented Spanish striker. Options on the table include a loan deal or a permanent transfer and Barcelona appear to prefer the first option as Ansu Fati is seen as a valuable asset going forward.
The Premier League’s 2 big boys looking to sign Ansu Fati
Tottenham appear to be taking the lead in this race for Fati. Daniel Levy’s side have shown greater determination to reach an agreement with Barcelona. However, negotiations are still ongoing and nothing can be taken for granted until the end of the transfer window.
Despite Xavi Hernández’s recent confidence in Ansu Fati, the reality at the Camp Nou was different. The young striker has barely had the opportunity to play 47 of the 270 minutes this season. In addition, Lamine Yamal’s prominent appearance in the team has further complicated Fati’s chances of getting minutes on the pitch this season.
The uncertainty surrounding Ansu Fati remains one of the biggest issues in the world of football and Barcelona fans are eagerly awaiting a solution in the coming days. Meanwhile, both Tottenham and Chelsea are keeping a close eye on the young talent and hope he can make all the difference to their respective teams.