The Barça withdraws of the fight
The City expects to the recovery of Laporte to close his signing
Published:30/05/2016 - 23:13h
Updated:30/05/2016 - 23:40h
Informations arrived from the Basque Country affirm that the central of the Athletic Club of Bilbao will be player of the Manchester City once recover of his current injury, of which only remain him some weeks of recovery. The English will pay his clause
The Basque newspaper "El Correo" informed this Monday that the central of the Athletic Club of Bilbao Aymeric Laporte, gone on down the FC Barcelona, is very near to do player of the Manchester City. The Basque defender finds in the last phase of the recovery of the injury that did in the fibula to finals of March. When it already was to tope, in the weeks to come, the English will proceed to his signing.
According to desvelan, to the central of 22 years remain him between fifteen and twenty days to go back to be to tope. In this moment the team of Pep Guardiola will proceed to pay his clause of rescission of 50 million once checked euros the physical state of the footballer.
As it explains "El Correo", the English have 105 million willing euros to spend in the defender. To the quoted 50 "kilos" for the lions will add them 55 gross millions for the wage of the footballer at a rate of the next five seasons.
His current team, the Athletic, will go back to the trainings the next eleven July, date in which already it would have resolved all the signing. The FC Barcelona, that needs fichar at least to a central, was interested in the Basque footballer but in front of the interest of the City and by his injury in the fibula decided to activate other options like the ones of Marquinhos or the international English John Stones.