Philippe Coutinho looks set to be the biggest casualty in Barcelona's summer clear-out, which could see as many as ten stars leave the Nou Camp.
Ronaldo Koeman’s side are looking at a huge revamp after finishing third in La Liga and exiting the Champions League at the last-16 stage.
A 4-0 victory in last month’s Copa del Rey final is not enough to paper over the cracks as new President Joan Laporte looks to stamp his mark.
Laporte doesn’t want to lose Lionel Messi, and it is looking increasingly likely the Argentine will choose to remain with the Catalan giants, according to Sport.
The futures of Antoine Griezmann and Coutinho are much more uncertain, with the pair set to make way to raise sought-after transfer funds.
Coutinho has been a huge disappointment since his £105million move from Liverpool, making just 80 appearances in three-and-a-half seasons.
His time at the Nou Camp is perhaps best summed by Barcelona’s 2-8 Champions League quarter-final defeat to Bayern Munich last season.
The 28-year-old produced an outstanding performance – the only problem being he was on the opposite side having joined Bayern on loan in January.
It could now be the end of the road for Coutinho in Catalonia, who has been linked with a move to Arsenal in recent weeks.
Others players who could be on their way out include Miralem Pjanic, Martin Braithwaite, Junior Firpo and Neto, while centre-back Samuel Umtit’s future is also unclear.
Youngster Matheus Fernandes is another potential departee, while highly-rated academy graduate Ruiqi Puig may also be allowed to leave on loan.
Other than Messi, there are just seven players who can be guaranteed of their place at the Nou Camp next season – Frenkie de Jong, Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Ronald Araujo, Oscar Mingueza, Pedri, Ilaix Moriba and Ansu Fati.
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