Boca Juniors midfielder Alan Varela the 21 year old is being watched by Barcelona as a potential replacement for Sergio Busquets. Spanish newspaper Deerio Sport reported on Tuesday that. Barcelona are monitoring the progress of Boca Juniors midfielder Alan Varela. Following reports of his outstanding performances the 21 years old from the scout team.
Varela trained at Barcelona’s Luhan Academy affiliated side Azul Grana in Buenos Aires before joining Boca Juniors’ youth team. In 2012 he made more than 70 appearances. UFABET Scoring one goal and providing three assists and will step up to the first team in 2020.
According to reports Barcelona are monitoring Varela’s progress. After receiving positive reports about the 21-year-old midfielder from scouts and coaches in Argentina.
Barcelona are looking for a long-term replacement for Sergio Busquets having been linked with Real Sociedad’s Martin Subimendy, midfielder Ruben Neves. Portugal’s national Wolverhampton Wanderers and Benfica’s Argentine midfielder Enzo Fernandez. But each cost a huge sum. So Varela is another option as the 21-year-old is worth around 15. million euros only.
Barca have received excellent reports on the youngster and he is ready to make the jump to Europe.
Varela is believed to be worth around €20m, which makes him cheaper than fellow targets Martin Subimendi and Ruben Neves.