One more Edgar Davids? Joan Laporta, the president of Barcelona, affirms that the team hopes to sign a Gavi replacement in January.

In an effort to find a midfielder to replace Gavi, Barcelona will try to sign a new player during the January transfer window

Gavi sustained an anterior cruciate ligament tear while playing for Spain on international duty, and as a result, he will be sidelined until the end of the season.

Laporta stated that the Catalan team will look into a loan offer similar to the one that saw Edgar Davids

 It had been reported that the Catalan team could not afford to sign a new midfield player.

"If we manage to make the fair play work [with La]," he said to the news agency EFE.

Was this another harsh reality check of sport not giving two hoots about a happy ending.

I think before the end of the year we can create the space for a couple of deals we are working on.

Barcelona's financial problems have made it difficult for the Spanish champions to sign new players in recent transfer windows

Nevertheless, they will sign 18-year-old forward Vitor Roque in a deal worth €35 million (£30m/$38m) plus add-ons in January.

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