“But there are also other clubs that want Raphinha and have made their offers. We know that the player would like to come to Barcelona.”
As for his potential replacement at Elland Road, Traore made his breakthrough at Empoli before securing a loan move to Sassuolo ahead of the 2019-20 campaign. That move was then made permanent last summer.
In the Serie A season just gone, the Ivorian attacker netted eight goals in 32 appearances as he continued to see his profile soar across Europe. Leeds are thought to have been tracking Traore for over six months, but AC Milan are believed to pose a significant threat to their pursuit of the ex-Gunners target.