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Barcelona planning Monreal bid

2nd March 2019, 11:44 by Tom Hill

Barcelona will try to sign Arsenal's Nacho Monreal in the summer transfer window, according to reports in the Spanish media.

The fan favourite has been a key member of the Gunners squad once again this season, making 14 Premier League appearances.

He has also played a huge role in the Europa League but at 33 his future is now in doubt.

Barcelona tied Jordi Alba down to a new contract on Thursday but they want a reliable backup and Monreal is top of their list.

Liverpool's Alberto Moreno is seen as another option but Arsenal may be tempted to cash in on the Spaniard as they look to bolster their squad for next season.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Tom Hill offers a strong insight into football and rugby league, whilst also having a good knowledge of several other sports including boxing, horse racing and American Football.

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