Ryan Sessegnon: Tottenham youngster emerges top target for Barcelona this summer

Ryan Sessegnon: Tottenham youngster emerges top target for Barcelona this summer

- Ryan Sessegnon has emerged as top target for Barcelona this summer

- The Spanish League giants are hoping to sign the midfielder and offer Spurs Semedo or Umtiti

- Sessegnon joined the North Londoners in 2019 but has struggled for playing time

- Despite enjoying an interesting season with Fulham in the lower league the previous campaign

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Spanish League giants Barcelona are reportedly interested in signing Tottenham Hotspur youngster Ryan Sessegnon this summer.

The 20-year-old has been a shadow of himself since he joined the North Londoners from Fulham in a deal worth €27 million last summer.

Since his move to the North London club, he has only tasted action 12 times in all competitions despite a lightening 2018-19 Championship campaign.

Ryan Sessegnon: Tottenham youngster emerges top target for Barcelona this summer
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The Englishman has not been able to earn the respect of the club's current manager Jose Mourinho and the Catalans are hoping to exploit his cracked relationship with Spurs and bring him to Camp Nou.

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Sport Bible quoting SkySports claims Barca are interested in the midfielder and they hope to offer Tottenham either of Nelson Semedo or Samuel Umtiti in a swap deal for the youngster

Reports claim the La Liga club has reached out to Spurs over a loan move for Tanguy Ndombele but that was immediately turned down by the club owner Daniel Levy.

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The publication claims the swap deal between the Camp Nou side and Juventus with Arthur Melo and Miralem Pjanic going, either way, appears to have reduced Barcelona's interest in Ndombele.

Barca are not done in the transfer market as they want another left-back to their ranks and at the same time prioritise Inter Milan's Lautaro Martinez deal this summer.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Paris-Saint-Germain appear to have told Barcelona to give them €80m and Ousmane Dembele for them to have Brazilian star Neymar back.

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There have been serious speculation surrounding the future of Neymar at Paris-Saint-Germain with many claiming that the superstar is interested in leaving France.

This has been the situation for the past three seasons that Neymar has been playing for Paris-Saint-Germain where he has won the Ligue 1 title three times.

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