Manchester United are reportedly refusing to pay more than £60m for Philippe Coutinho this summer - less than half the sum Barcelona bought him for in January 2018.
are unwilling to pay more than €70m (£61m) to sign Manchester United from Philippe Coutinho this summer, according to reports. Barcelona
Coutinho's future at Camp Nou has come under scrutiny in recent months following an underwhelming first season-and-a-half at Barcelona since his big-money move from Liverpool in January 2018.
The Brazilian has fallen behind
and sometimes Ousmane Dembele in the pecking order under Malcom , starting just 19 La Liga games this season. Ernesto Valverde and Manchester United have been heavily linked with a move for Coutinho, but Paris Saint-Germain Don Balon reports that they will only pay £61m for his services - less than half the sum Barcelona paid to bring him to Camp Nou. are also understood to be Chelsea interested in the playmaker, having identified him as a possible replacement for . Eden Hazard
last week suggested that Coutinho Josep Maria Bartomeu will not leave the club this summer unless his £355m minimum release clause is met.
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