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Combined Xi of world class players who have left Barcelona in recent years


Andre Onana

It will come a surprise to many that Andre Onana once played for Barcelona. The Cameroonian shot stopper came through the youth ranks at the La Masia before leaving the club for Ajax in search of first team opportunities in 2015.



Promising young defender Jean-Clair Tobido is also another player who have left the La Masia club in recent years. The 21 year old joined the Catalans back in 2019 but departed two years later following a lack of first team opportunities.


Yerry Mina

Yerry Mina was snapped up by Barcelona in 2018 after the Centre back starred in the world cup for Colombia.

Well the Colombian never really made the grade at the Catalan club and was shipped off to Everton where he has shone in recent seasons.

Right back

Nelson Semedo

Nelson Semedo occupies our right back position. The Portuguese fullback was signed from Benfica back in 2017, but was sold last summer to premier league side Wolverhampton wanderers.

Left back

Lucas Digne

Digne is also another player who failed to make the cut at Barcelona and was sold to Everton two years after his arrival at the Camp nou staduim.


Arthur Melo

It came as a surprise to many that Arthur was sold in favour of the Miralem Pjanic in the summer of 2020.

The Brazilian midfielder was tipped to achieve alot with the Catalan clubs but was eventually sold to Juventus two seasons after initially joining the club.


Thiago Alcantara

Thiago Alcantara is also one of the players who was deemed not good enough at Barcelona after intially breaking into the first team as a talented teenager in 2011.

Attacking midfield

Antoinne Griezmann

Griezmann surprisingly returned to Atletico Madrid on loan last summer after spending two unfruitful years at Barcelona who signed the Frenchman for a whooping £120 million.


Lionel Messi

Legendary attacker Lionel Messi left Barcelona in a dramatic fashion last summer due to the club's current terrible financial situation.


Neymar jnr

Undoubtedly the most profitable deal on this list, Neymar Jnr left Barcelona for PSG in what still remains the most expensive transfer in the history of football till date.


Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez is also one of the many players who have left Barcelona in recent years. The legendary Uruguayan was shipped off to Atletico Madrid in the summer of 2020 after he was deemed to not be in the plans of Ronald Koeman at the club.

Here's how they line up in a 4-2-1-3 formation

Do you think the list of players sold by Barcelona above would defeat the current Barcelona team? Do well to leave your comments below.

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