Liverpool are thought to be closing in on a deal to make Barcelona winger Adama Traore our eighth summer signing. The story comes from reliable Spanish journalist Gerard Romero, who tweeted this earlier…
— Gerard Romero (@gerardromero) July 30, 2015
This simply translates as: “Liverpool has arrived in Barcelona this morning to request the transfer of Adama Traore.”
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You can find out everything you need to know about the player below:
- Adama Traore Diarra – known commonly as Adama – was born in L’Hospitalet, Spain, on 25 January 1996, making him 19 years old.
- Despite being of Malian descent, he has spent his entire life in Spain, and grew up in Catalonia. His older brother Mohamed had opted to switch allegiance to Mali.
- Traore is a right winger by trade, although he’s also capable of playing on the left hand side as well. He is best known for his ability on the ball – with his dribbling, work-rate and pace making him the ideal wide-man.