According to Fabrizio Romano, a journalist who specializes in transfers market news, the Barcelona administration is fully confident that Depay will join the Catalan team in the summer transfer period.
The confidence of the Barcelona administration comes after the club made an offer for the player for 3 seasons.
Romano also made it clear that optimism is dominating the player’s agents after the offer made by Barcelona, although the final agreement has not yet been closed.
Barcelona are still confident on the Memphis Depay deal after offering him a three-years contract. Club and agents both ‘optimistic’ – but total agreement still to be reached, details to be fixed too. 🔴🇳🇱 @mattemoretto #FCB
– Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) June 9, 2021
Depay had announced his departure from Lyon after the expiration of his contract with the French team at the end of last season.
Depay, 27, played 40 games last season, scoring 22 goals and making 12 assists.
Barcelona had announced his contract with Manchester City’s top scorer Sergio Aguero on a free transfer deal, and Eric Garcia was restored after the end of his contract with Manchester City, in addition to the return of Emerson after the end of his loan to Real Betis.