Barcelona are in contact with Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri.
Sport says Barca have assured Seri’s minders they’re interested in the midfielder – with a bid planned for next week.
A final decision over Seri will be made in the coming days.
The midfielder has other offers, but his priority is to join Barca.
Barca sporting director Robert Fernandez has been in contact with Seri’s brother for several weeks. The relationship is strong, leaving Robert confident of a deal.