Barcelona reportedly has keen interest in Julian Weigl, the German professional footballer who is currently a midfielder at Borussia Dortmund, Following their eagerness to sign a midfielder in the summer transfer window.
Spanish Publication Don Balon, earlier reported that Weigl is the subject of interest of Barcelona. The 22-year-old has even gotten the green light from Football legend, Lionel Messi to be lauched into the offensive as a midfielder.
Weigl has a reputation in Europe as a player that has one of the most promising midfield prospects in world football and can be related to a wanted commodity that every club would love to own or possess.
He is a regular in the first-team setup of Dortmund. The talented German international has been able to capture the interest of the LA Liga giants through his pattern of football over the years and his rare ability to dictate the tempo of the game and tackle those on the ball squarely.
With all these prospects and features of the 22-year-old, Lionel Messi has endorsed the player’s signature, as the player is believed to have a promising future, and will be a plus to the Club for the summer and the future.
On the other hand, Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde, has some other options at his disposal as it concerns midfielders at the moment, with the likes of Brazilian midfielder Arthur queued to be added to his team in the summer transfer window.
Barcelona is also aware that the 22-year-old German international has gotten interest calls previously from their arch rivals Real Madrid and are sure that they will possibly come back for him hence the need to speed up the transfer process and sign him over to Camp Nou without ado.