Messi picks three alternative players if Coutinho trasnfer fails

Spanish media reports that Barcelona star Lionel Messi has told the club’s board that he has three alternative names for if Philippe Coutinho’s transfer from Liverpool fails in January.

The Catalan club remains interested in the Brazilian, despite the fact that three bids were rejected in the summer by the English club. But Barça is expected to return with a new offer in January for the Briazilian magician.

Spanish newspaper “Diario Gol” claims that Barca star Lionel Messi is involved in this debate and has proposed three names if Coutinho transfer fails again.

The first name in Messi’s list is the French player, Thomas Lemar. Other names are Nabil Fekir, who is shining with Lyon and Riyadh Mahiz from Leicester City.