Real Betis right-back Emerson has suggested he isn’t looking to complete a move to Barcelona until 2021 and insists he feels at home at the
“Betis are a fantastic club for whom I have huge affection and I consider this my home.
“If there had been a deal with Barça it would be inevitable to go, but I’m not thinking about going early. I’m thinking about doing my job and focusing on playing here.”
The Brazil international has made 20 appearances across all competitions this season, scoring three goals and picking up five assists to help Real Betis open up a 10-point gap above the relegation zone.
Emerson’s already establishing himself as one of the most exciting defenders in Europe right now, but contrary to popular belief the 21-year-old isn’t actually on loan at Real Betis.
If he does move to Catalonia before 2021, Barcelona will likely just pay Real Betis an extra portion of Emerson’s initial transfer fee.
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