And Cole thinks the Catalan giants would be willing to sell.
"To spend that kind of money on an individual you would expect him to play week-in, week-out but it seems Barcelona would be willing to let him go if they get the right offer for him," Cole told BeIN Sports.
"They have got a talented kid there in [Ousmane] Dembele though.
"If he can stick to turning up on time instead of sleeping in! He's special, but seems he can't get out of bed in the morning."