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Barca set Philippe Coutinho asking price

A report from the Evening Standard suggests that Barcelona will only discuss with teams who are willing to part with between £70 to 80 million ($85 to 98 million) for midfielder Philippe Coutinho. The two teams that have been linked with the Brazil international thus far are Manchester United and Chelsea.  It appears that the move is in preparation for the club's targeted signings such as Lautaro Martinez and former star Neymar. Regardless, Coutinho has not been that spectacular at Bayern where he is currently on loan as the Bundesliga giants will likely pass on the £105 million ($128 million) to make his deal permanent at the Allianz Arena. It can be recalled that Philippe Coutinho was signed from Liverpool in 2018 in a deal worth £142 million ($174 million). His current asking pric...