🚨 The complicated economic situation of Barça means they can’t complete operations as quickly as they’d like. Athletico Paranaense’s pressure is strong, but at the moment, there’s calm at Barcelona. @gerardromero 🇧🇷
— barcacentre (@barcacentre) July 6, 2023
If/when Barcelona finalizing the signing of Roque, attention will then turn to whether he will join now or in January. Given the club’s precarious finances, the latter appears to be more likely at this stage.