Barcelona are finally ready to look behind Alex Moreba after a difficult summer of negotiations with the midfielder and his representatives. He has now reached an acceptable transfer deal with Red Bull Leapzig in Germany. The Catalan club wanted to retain La Masia graduate, but in the light of the club’s current financial struggle, their demands proved costly.
The 18-year-old midfielder’s current contract expires in 2022 and the La Liga giants wanted to extend their stay next summer. Despite numerous talks, both sides were unable to make any progress with Barcelona, eventually acknowledging that Morba’s future was far from Camp Nou.
Spain Youth International had several Premier League and German Bundesliga suits. Both Manchester City and Chelsea were keen to sign him, but were unwilling to meet Barcelona’s قیمت 15m (.8 12.8m) advance price, and Leipzig initially offered an initial bid of 6m. They were hoping to sign a free transfer later in 2022. Rejected
However, According to ESPN, Leipzig returned to the table with a new bid and agreed on a fee of 20 20 million (1 1.17.1 million) on Monday, including an increase for Moriba. T.That midfielder has already agreed to the terms. A post-medical announcement is expected on Tuesday with a five-year deal with the Bundesliga club.
The German club will pay Barcelona 15 15 million and another ڈالر 5 million is expected to come on performance-related terms. Despite the fact that La Liga club players are ready to sit on the stand during the 2021-22 campaign, Barcelona management will be happy to charge a substantial fee, which is sure to alleviate their financial woes.
Prior to this summer’s negotiations, Moriba was considered an integral part of Ronald Koeman’s plans. He played in the 18th team last season and was seen as a long-term replacement for Sergio Biscuits.
It is unclear whether Barcelona will enter the market in the last hours of the transfer window on Tuesday to find an alternative. He still has Miralim Pejnik, the club is struggling to find a new home for Bosnians despite strong ties to Juventus.