Suarez, who previously played for Manchester City, has been targeted by Barca as they look to sign back-up options to their celebrated attacking trident of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez.
Mundo Deportivo note that the Villarreal attacker—who has shone for the Yellow Submarine so far this season—is the favourite to be recruited in January to provide backup for the world-class forwards currently at the club.
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Should Suarez leave, Mundo Deportivo [via Le 10 Sport] have noted that Real Madrid wideman Cheryshev—the player responsible for Los Merengues’ elimination from the Spanish Cup—may be drafted in by Villarreal as his replacement.
The Russian impressed at the club last season, which he spent on loan from Los Blancos, but has struggled to assert himself at the Bernabeu this term in light of the immense competition at the club currently under Rafael Benitez.
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