FC Barcelona are busy cutting their squad this summer, and some of their plans have not been well received. Matthias Fernandez was released last month despite a valid contract until 2024.
The Brazilian arrived at Camp Nou in January 2020, and thought he had a rock contract that would keep him for at least three more seasons. However, he was surprised to learn that the club had terminated his contract prematurely this summer, and did not discuss relocation.
Mathis did not get first team action in his first season with Bulgaria, but he said Globusport He did not expect to be treated so badly after arriving in Catalonia. “It was bad, it was ugly from the club. As a child I always dreamed of playing for Barcelona,” he said.
“When I got there, they didn’t treat me like a footballer. I told them they weren’t treating me like a Barcelona player. With the La Liga organization. During your short stay
Mathis is one of only a handful of players who have decided to cut their wages this summer in an effort to cut costs and meet La Liga Santander’s salary cap.
“Whether I earn a lot or a little less, whether the club has done it or not, I am a Barcelona player. Whether I play or not depends on me, on the club and other players, but I want him to be treated the same as I am, “he said.
“I didn’t know anything about it, and I couldn’t believe it when I got the message. I was at home, when I got a message from the club asking if I had the same email. Yes ?, “he said.
“I told them yes and then I accepted it. I didn’t really understand it. I sent it to my agent and my lawyer,” he explained. I didn’t even have a phone call or a conversation.
Similarly, Mathis is expected to sue Barcelona for terminating his contract. Leaving without a club after drying out, he has not yet revealed what his plans are for the upcoming season. In addition to settling with his former employers, his agent will now be looking for a new club for him next season.
The Brazilian said he was disappointed to join Barcelona, and many other players are finding themselves in a similar situation this summer. “Looking at the club from the outside, I thought of one thing and when I arrived they treated me differently. I don’t know if it happens to everyone or not, but a lot of negative things happened to me.”