The Barcelona look for nine. Own Luis Suárez He confessed that the club would do well to start thinking about the future. And according to the Frankfurter Allgemeine, the chosen one is Luka Jovic, front of Eintracht and current top scorer of the Bundesliga.
The prestigious German newspaper says that Barça and the player have reached an agreement for the 21-year-old Serb to play at the Camp Nou. It would be necessary to agree on the purchase price with Eintracht. However, the same newspaper says that the Frankfurt club has not yet received any formal offer for the player from Barcelona.
Successor for Suarez
The Serbian striker of Eintracht is 21 years old and this season already has 19 goals
Despite his youth, Jovic is one of the stars of Eintracht and was already in the last World Cup in Russia with Serbia. The previous season, in his first campaign in the club, he won the German Cup. In this it leads the table of top scorers in the Bundesliga with 14 goals, one more than Lewandowski. He has also celebrated five other goals in the Europa League.
Barça has already signed Frenkie de Jong, of Ajax, for the next season. For the midfielder, born in 1997 as Jovic, Barça will pay 75 million, plus another 11 in variables. After taking control of the Dutch brain (ahead of PSG and City), the technical secretariat's priority would be to find a replacement for the future and guarantees for Suarez. If the club also convinces Jovic and Eintracht would be giving another blow to other clubs like Chelsea, Madrid or Juventus.