Philippe Coutinho is likely to be on the move this summer after a hugely underwhelming 18 months at Barcelona. It would be unfair to call his spell a disaster but considering the financial outlay the club made to secure his signature in January 2018 – his signing can only be described as a miss.
The Brazilian international has made 75 appearances for the Catalan giants, has won two league titles and the Copa del Rey crown. But he has not once appeared to be the side’s star man, even on an individual game basis. For the second most expensive player in transfer history, this just simply is not good enough. Continue reading