Sports reports stated that the Saudi giants, Al-Nasr Club, are competing with Barcelona in the pursuit of veteran Chelsea player, N’Golo Kante.
site said “Barca Universal“FC Barcelona is interested in a free transfer and in signing players with low costs in the transfer market, given its financial situation, and has proven this by signing some players in the summer of 2021 and in 2022.
Barcelona is still suffering due to the financial turmoil, and has set its sights on a few other players with whom it can be signed on a free transfer, and one of them is the veteran Chelsea player, N’Golo Kante.
The French player Kante will become free in the summer of 2023 and has not yet signed any new deal.
And Barcelona is interested in contracting with Kante to add solidity and defensive experience to the midfield, according to the site.
However, it seems that pursuing him will not be easy at all. The site mentionedFoot Mercato“Barcelona will face competition from the Saudi giants, Al-Nasr, over Kante.
The Saudi club wants to add him to the squad, and it seems that he is already ready to sign Cristiano Ronaldo in January with a contract worth 200 million euros ($ 212 million). Kante is also not opposed to the idea of playing for victory, according to the site.
He points out that Barcelona and Al-Nasr are facing some problems in their race to sign Kante.
For the first, it is his financial constraints that might prevent him from awarding the Chelsea midfielder a lucrative enough contract, and for the second, there is a surplus of foreign players, and the Saudi Professional League allows seven non-local players, while Al-Nasr currently includes eight players.