Either a new contract or a move to Barca won't happen until the summer.
At that point the following players will have also left the club: Dembele, Fernando, Vorm, Janssen, GKN + possibly Edwards, CCV, Onomah or TOB or Amos. Also think there is a real chance Aurier leaves (would be Trippier but...
Isco should have come to us when the deal was lined up, but no he wanted to wallow in that sess pool:
hope for the best for him and Josh.
As an aside, the subject of your avatar had played right back, center def and center mid for us while under 21 - some perspective....Skipp may well be the next 1 through to the 1st team.
even without @Hercules info it has been obvious Poch has been managing a squad with incredible physical challenges this season due to the WC semi participation + several players coming back from serious injuries (lamela, rose, wanyama, toby, winks). For all the complainers here about Poch...
Poch deserves massive credit for his tactical shifts not just in this game but all season....of course many fans, including some who should know better, have been bashing his tinkering while suggesting players form etc. is suffering as a consequence. Balls to that.