By Kathryn Batte For Mailonline
Published: 08:57 BST, 16 September 2020 | Updated: 08:57 BST, 16 September 2020
Barcelona reportedly blocked Ronald Koeman's move for Romelu Lukaku this summer because they couldn't afford the Inter Milan star.
Lukaku scored 27 goals and made seven assists in all competitions during Koeman's season at Everton and the Dutchman wanted to take the striker to the Nou Camp to replace Luis Suarez.
According to , as reported by Mundo Deportivo, Barca's board considered Koeman's proposal before discarding the idea because of their financial situation.
Ronald Koeman wanted a reunion with Romelu Lukaku after working with the striker at Everton
The club have been hit hard by the