Barcelona Sporting Director, Jordi Cruyff, has revealed that, the Catalan club has been monitoring Ghana midfielder, Mohammed Kudus, for more than 12 months now.
Barcelona have now joined the likes of Liverpool and other pinnacle Premier League teams who have reportedly shown interest in signing the Ajax forward.
“We’ve been tracking Mohammed Kudus for more than one year. We can’t say now that Barça want Kudus… but he’s attracting interest,” Jordi told Spanish outlet RAC 1.
The 22-year-old has been very extraordinary this season for Ajax and has performed a one of a kind role as opposed to his desired number ten role.
Cruyff details that he has been following the discussions withinside the Netherlands about which role the Right to Dream Academy graduate need to play.
“He’s scoring goals and in Holland, they discuss a lot about his position, so yes – I know him well,” he added.
After struggling for game time at the beginning of the season, Kudus has been on hearthplace for the Dutch giants since being performed as a false nine, scoring 10 goals in 21 games in all competitions.
Kudus is also lighting up the 2022 World Cup with an awesome show against Portugal and bagging a anciental brace against South Korea, and could subsequent play against Uruguay on Friday December 2.
Mohammed Kudus could be indispensable for Ghana if they’re to move beyond the South Americans and qualify for the round of sixteen of the 2022 World Cup.