Soccer News of Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Ghana defender Gideon Baah is set to make a shock and dream move to Spanish giants FC Barcelona, Ghana’s leading football news outfit GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively report.
The 24-year-old, who plays for Finland giants HJK Helsinki, has been contacted by the Spanish champions following his exploits in the UEFA Champions League this term as they seek to boost their left-back position.
Multiple sources in Finland have told Ghanasoccernet.com Barcelona the UEFA Champions League title holders have already reached out to his club seeking a deal to sign the Ghanaian on a deal for at least six months.
Baah’a club HJK are in advanced talks with the Catalan-based club and the deal will be stitched up in the coming days this transfer window.
It looks like both parties will agree an initial six-month loan deal and the cultured left back could be handed a bumper deal in the summer if he impresses.
Barcelona are on the market for a left back with Jordi Alba injured and Adriano agreed to join AS Roma.
Currently Sergi Roberto is the only experienced player in that position.
Baah, 24, has been touted for greatness since moving to Finland in 2013 to join FC Honka.