The Hard Tackle takes a look at the latest transfer news surrounding Premier League giants Arsenal, Chelsea, and Manchester City.
Barcelona have reportedly slapped a price tag of €8 million on academy product Carles Alena, with loan club Getafe keen on signing him permanently in the summer.
Barcelona midfielder Carles Alena is reportedly looking to secure an exit in the January transfer window in search of regular game-time.
Barcelona are reportedly planning to announce the capture of Eric Garcia from Manchester City in January while midfielder Carles Alena is a target for Getafe.
A late Ansu Fati strike handed Barcelona a 2-1 win over Inter Milan, who crashed out of the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday.
Carles Alena appears to be at a crossroads at Barcelona. The Hard Tackle assesses the situation of the midfielder, who has played just 45 minutes this season.
Barcelona are prepared to let Carles Alena leave the club in January on loan in search of more game-time, with Premier League clubs interested in his services
Barcelona starlet Carles Alena reportedly had a potential loan move to Real Betis in the summer transfer window blocked by manager Ernesto Valverde.
The party has begun at Barcelona, who are now just one win away from winning the La Liga title again after beating Deportivo Alaves 2-0 on Tuesday
Ivan Rakitic has been rested by Ernesto Valverde ahead of Barcelona's trip to the Basque Country to take on Deportivo Alaves at the Mendizorrotza.