Barcelona are interested in a January move for Rayo Vallecano winger Lass Bangoura, according to Sam May.
The Catalan giants are looking to add to there forward line following the departure of Pedro in the summer to suffering Premier League champions, Chelsea.
The Guinea born player known by the name of “Lass”, 23, is the man Barca are keen on the most when the transfer window opens in January. The wideman started his career at Rayo, before heading out on-loan to Granada.
Paco Jemez, the Rayo manager stated: “For Lass, if Barcelona follow him, it would be great news”.
It seems a move could happen, with Bangoura falling out with manager Jemez, having been “expelled” from the recent training session, when his team faced the reserves in a practice match.
The news comes after Lionel Messi continues to be linked with a move away from the La-Liga champions, as speculation mounts. The Barca transfer ban does come to an end on the 1st January so it seems a move could happen. Susana Monje, Barcelona vice-president stated: “We can sign and shall make an effort to do so, but we have to be prudent”. She later added: “The club has made profits, it is solid and that means we can cover the players salaries”.
At the age of 23, the Guinea International, who wears the number 19 shirt, is quick, skillful and a strong character, something that would suit the Nou Camp side. He would also help with the latest injury woes, Barca are suffering.
It is also understood that Barca are interested in a move for Celta Vigo’s inform winger Nolito, 29 who has caught the eye following a number of impressive displays.