The Spanish club Barcelona continues to search for offensive reinforcements, before opening the winter transfer market.
The Catalan team suffered a severe blow with the injury of Argentine striker Sergio Aguero and his retirement from football due to an irregular heartbeat, in addition to the exit of Dutch striker Luke de Jong, Barcelona striker, loaned from Seville, from the accounts of Barca coach Xavi Hernandez.
According to the Spanish newspaper, Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona is closely following the young striker Yuri Alberto, who is shining with the Brazilian Internacional.
The newspaper pointed out that Barcelona is communicating with Internazionale to sign the 20-year-old during the upcoming winter transfers, as he scored 12 goals this season and caught the attention of many clubs.
The newspaper revealed that the Italian clubs AC Milan and Arsenal are also seeking to sign Alberto, but Barcelona is sticking to his inclusion, especially since his value is estimated at 15 million euros.
Barcelona occupies 7th place in the La Liga standings with 27 points, 16 points behind leaders Real Madrid.