Former Bolton loanee, Rodrigo Moreno is reportedly the subject of some fairly high-profile interest.
The Valencia front-man is currently a top target for Barcelona who are reportedly looking to trigger his £106 million release clause.
Rodrigo’s touted move to the Spanish champions would be the completion of a long journey that featured a season-long loan at Bolton during the 2010/11 season.
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The signing of Rodrigo was another impressive addition to Owen Coyle’s transfer record at Bolton. Alongside the Spanish attacker, Coyle signed Jack Wilshire and Daniel Sturridge on loan and also made the permanent signings of Marcos Alonso and Stuart Holden.
The less said about Marvin Sordell and David N’Gog though, the better.
Rodrigo, aged just 19 at the time, signed on loan from Portuguese side Benfica after spending his youth career at Real Madrid.
In his single season at Bolton, Rodrigo played 21 times and managed just the one goal for the Trotters, although it was against Wigan.
After his loan spell at Bolton, the Spaniard stayed with Benfica until 2014 when he signed for his current club Valencia.
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His potential £106 million move just shows how huge a gap currently exists in the world of football.
While Barcelona can fork out unfathomable amounts of money for a single player, Bolton Wanderers have stumbled into administration during a season where players and staff have had to go without pay.
Still, it’ll be a dream move for Rodrigo if it indeed comes to fruition and is certainly a far cry from his loan spell at Bolton.