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Barcelona: Sergi Roberto Transfer News

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Sergi Roberto Transfer Premier League Move Rumors

Barcelona, Spain – Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto is not for sale, according to sources close to ESPN FC. Despite a 40 million euro bid by Manchester United for the midfielder, the Catalan club have no intention on letting Roberto leave the club. The club has declared Roberto a non-transferable player and rejected the bid.

Along side United, Chelsea was considering making a move for the 25-year-old player.

Furthermore, Manchester’s insistence in the matter comes after Monaco’s unwillingness to part with Fabinho. After Neymar’s departure to Paris Saint-Germain, the Catalan giants are keen to keep their remaining squad together.

Let’s not forget, Sergi was responsible for the most memorable moment for Barcelona last season when he netter a last minute winner over PSG to complete the 6-5 aggregate comeback in Champions.

Similarly to Jose Mourinho, Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is keen to bring in more additions before the start of the season. Chelsea lost the Community Shield to Arsenal on Sunday. They also did not start a single one of the new signings secured so far.

Roberto signed a new deal with the club in 2014 which runs until 2019. While he was underutilized during Luis Enrique’s tenure, new boss Ernesto Valverde is keen to featuring more of him.