Inter Milan CEO Giusepe Marotta confirms Barcelona’s interest in Lautaro Martinez however stays enthusiastic that the Argentine will stay in Italy beyond the summer.
Inter Milan CEO Giuseppe Marotta has actually validated that Barcelona are amongst the sides interested in Lautaro Martinez ahead of the summer transfer window.
Barca have actually apparently determined the Argentine as a long-lasting replacement for Luis Suarez at Camp Nou, and the Catalan giants have actually been highly tipped to move for Martinez in current months.
Marotta has actually because exposed that numerous clubs are keeping a close eye on advancements surrounding the striker’s future, however the Inter executive is positive that Martinez will stay in Italy beyond the summer.
Speaking With Sky Sport Italia, Marotta stated: “Lautaro Martinez is the focus of other clubs’ attention on the transfer market, everybody understands this.
” He has enormous quality and lots of teams who would enjoy to work out with us for him. Inter have no intent of offering our best players, so if a player does not reveal the desire to leave, then we’ll hang on tight.
“Lautaro is flattered by the attention of big clubs, but he has never expressed the desire to leave. Never. I am very optimistic that we’ll see him playing for us again next season.”
Martinez netted Inter’s second goal in their 2-1 win over Sampdoria upon their go back to Serie A on Sunday night – taking his overall for the season to 17 strikes throughout all competitions.