Joao Cancelo on the verge of finally completing move to Barcelona

Manchester City full-back Joao Cancelo is on the verge of finally completing his move to Barcelona it has been reported. Multiple reports have Cancelo on the verge of departing the Etihad for the La Liga champions.

A loan deal with an obligation to buy is on the verge of being completed reports Fabrizio Romano. He additionally reports that it is a matter of time before the deal is complete. Romano has previously reported that the Portuguese international has been a priority target for Barcelona.

Pol Ballus of the Athletic reports that Barcelona are hoping to seal the deal for Joao Cancelo this week. He also reports that Barcelona sees his versatility as a potential major asset to their squad.

With reports of Cancelo’s move to Barcelona finally being close, his spell at the Etihad will draw to a close. On his day Joao Cancelo is one of the best full backs in world football. During his spell at the club before leaving on loan to Bayern Munich, his quality was on show with the treble winners. He was a key part of successive Premier League titles and cup success for the champions.

After a falling out with Pep Guardiola and members of the City squad as reported by Josh O’Brien of the Mirror, it has been decided by Manchester City that Cancelo is better off leaving the club. His imminent move to Barcelona appears the best move for all parties.

Tags Barcelona Bayern Munich Fabrizio Romano Joao Cancelo Manchester City Pep Guardiola