DESPITE HIS SALARY REDUCED
A 'questionable' agreement: The doubts generated by the renewal of Sergi Roberto
Published:28/04/2022 - 21:58h
Updated:28/04/2022 - 22:28h
Despite the fact that it seemed that Sergi Roberto would stop being a culé in the summer, his renewal is about to 'fall'. However, the footballer's new physical setback raises doubts about how 'beneficial' the extension of his contract can be
The 'adventure' of Sergi Roberto in the FC Barcelona aims to continue, at least, during a year more. The bond of the footballer with the Catalan entity expired in June of this year, and by long the negotiations for his renewal were 'broken'. However, and after the interest to keep the relation by part of both edicts, the club and the player attained to arrive to an agreement, that will keep tied to Roberto to the Barcelona square during the next season.
The offer would be of an extension of agreement of a year more and a very considerable drop of the emolumentos received by the Spanish. In spite of this, the midfield player put by in front his wish to be still in the City Condal and the sportive project led by Xavi in front of any another appearance. The situation of the player had woken up the interest of several clubs, but the footballer was not by the work to go out of the Barça and joined up to the proposal of the institution.
Nevertheless, the extension of the agreement of the veteran culé has left doubts in the world barcelonista. Roberto has not had a lot of regularity during the last campaigns, mainly by the big quantity of physical setbacks that has suffered. The last confirmed this Thursday, when from Can Barça confirmed that the player there was recaído of his injury in the thigh that has kept it in the dry dam from 22 November of the 2021. Of this way, the '20' blaugrana would complete the season practically in 'white', after only contest 12 meetings with the Catalans.
With this relapse, the mediocampista adds 6 injuries in the last two campaigns, having been 344 days of drop and contesting grieve 32 parties. It is situation, added to the low performance showed by the footballer when it has been healthy, puts in the 'eye of the hurricane' the decision of the Barcelona entity to renew him by a year more, like this this have accepted to recess his wage. The economic drama that live in the Camp Nou does not invite to 'despilfarrar' the money, by what the stay of the international Spanish could mean a 'escollo' for the Catalans.
The 'weight' of the history
In spite of the exposed previously, from Can Barça consider to the canterano blaugrana like a legend of the club, and from here the why took the determination to extend his bond like this have not had a main role in the team in the last times. The trainer of the Catalan group, Xavi Hernández, also played an important paper in the negotiation of Roberto, since the egarense is one of the main valedores of the '20' and wanted to follow having he in his staff. Although it is true that Roberto has given him a lot to the club, the situation 'smell' to cycle finished, like this continue by a year more. From the City Condal expect that the 'bet' go out well.