A new speculation is circulating regarding the future of Marc-Andre ter Stegen . The Barcelona goalkeeper is reportedly now on Newcastle ‘s transfer radar .
The 29-year-old goalkeeper is one of Barcelona’s core players. He has been a formidable figure under El Blaugrana’s crossbar since 2014.
In the last few days there have been rumors that Ter Stegen will be sold by Barcelona. El Blaugrana was forced to let go of the goalkeeper because he has a very large salary and burdens Barcelona’s finances.
El Nacional claims that Barcelona found a potential buyer for ter Stegen. The German national team goalkeeper is now on Newcastle’s radar.
The report claims that Newcastle are very interested in signing Ter Stegen. They wanted to make the goalkeeper the foundation of the new Newcastle.
As is well known, Newcastle is currently under new ownership. Arab consortium The new owners of Newcastle want to build their team into serious title challengers.
One sector that is quite crucial they want to fix is the goalkeeper. That’s why they think Ter Stegen can be a good option for their team.
Ready to Pay Expensive
According to the report, Newcastle are really serious about signing ter Stegen. They are ready to pay dearly for the goalkeeper to be theirs.
Ter Stegen himself has just signed a new contract. He is still tied to Barcelona until 2024.
Newcastle is not daunted by the situation. They are ready to pay 55 million Euros to Barcelona for Ter Stegen to be theirs.
Newcastle are not the only team interested in Ter Stegen’s services. There are other English clubs who are also eyeing the goalkeeper.
That club is Manchester City. The defending EPL champions also yearn for ter Stegen in their crossbar.
Marc-Andre ter Stegen: Thank God We Won!
Barcelona’s victory over Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League was very valuable for Marc-Andre ter Stegen. He knows the team is in a difficult position.
Barca are undergoing major changes after the sacking of Ronald Koeman. Last week (28/10) the club decided that Koeman was no longer eligible to continue his term.
Currently the temporary coach seat is occupied by Sergi Barjuan. Therefore, Barca must slowly rebuild the team’s confidence.
Wednesday (11/3/2021) Barca beat Dynamo Kiev 1-0 in Matchday 4 of Group E of the 2021/22 Champions League. This victory feels very satisfying for Ter Stegen.
Thank you win
Barca started the UCL group stage this season with two consecutive defeats to Bayern Munich and Benfica. That’s why they should be able to beat Dynamo Kiev on matchday 3 and 4, luckily the mission was achieved.
“It’s a vital victory. Thank God we won. I know that Dynamo had some chances, but it will always happen,” said Ter Stegen.
Play as a team
Barca have a problem with scoring goals. They lack a lethal striker who can complete opportunities in attack.
“At the moment we are still short of finishers, but in the second half we were able to control possession all over the pitch and that really helped the strikers,” continued Ter Stegen.