AFTER THE 'SUMMIT' HELD ON MONDAY
The salary that Barça will offer Busquets in his renewal proposal
Published:13/03/2023 - 22:47h
Updated:13/03/2023 - 22:47h
Josep Maria Orobitg, representative of Sergio Busquets, met on Monday morning with the FC Barcelona board of directors to discuss the renewal of the captain. According to journalist Gerard Romero, the formal offer will be presented this week
Sergio Busquets will have in his hands in the next hours the first (and probably only) offer of renewal of the FC Barcelona to remain , at least a year more, in the first team. As it advanced the journalist Gerard Romero, Josep Maria Orobitg, representative of the captain, conversed in the morning of the Monday with the directive, leaving the table served to negotiate.
In this sense, 'SPORT' confirms that the Barça will offer to 'Busi' a year of agreement, until June of 2024, with a net wage of 7 million euros. The mediocentro will fulfil 35 years in July and has contested 32 parties (2.409 minutes) in all the competitions, adding 3 assistances in LaLiga. Xavi Hernández expects that the one of Badia of the Vallès remain , in front of the difficulty to add reinforcements in summer by fault of the 'fair play' financial.
Renew, the priority of Busquets
Further to have millionaire offers from United States and Arabia, Sergio Busquets prioritises to remain in Catalonia. After renouncing to the Selection, the experienced player knows that the retreat is more near, but no thus it will leave to be important for a Barça that does not have too many options regarding pivote refers . Neither it helps the financial actuality, main obstacle to go to by another player of weight that cover his eventual drop.
It is thus that the decision of 'Busi' would not have to take too much in oficializarse. So much the player like the club need to define his future to schedule the 2023/24. In the case of the footballer, thinking in his stability and the one of his family. By his part, the managerial culé knows that, if the captain leaves , it will be necessary to go to by a mediocentro with similar characteristics in summer, as the staff does not explain, neither at present neither recovering to any of the yielded (Nico González, the best option) with a player with the capacity to assume his relief.
Offer to the drop, the only exit of the Barça
Because of the need to reduce until 200 million euros his mass salarial, to the FC Barcelona does not remain him another that offer renewals to the drop. As sucedió with Sergi Roberto, the club has to offer a low wage to his captain, more if it compares with the very high sueldazos that Busquets would win in the Major League Soccer or the Superliga Saudi, where already landed Cristiano Ronaldo in winter.
In the meantime, Xavi Hernández trusts that the negotiation with Sergio will not take too much and everything will resolve of the best way for both parts. "There is very good communion, but will depend on he. I always have said that for us is a fundamental footballer", said the egarense the past month when referring to his case. At the end, the opinion of the míster can be determinant in the decision of the player, the one who already shared seven seasons with his current trainer.