THE URUGUAYAN RENEWED UNTIL THE 2026
Ronald Araújo 'went over' the millions of an English 'great' before his renewal
Published:7/12/2023 - 19:24h
Updated:7/12/2023 - 19:24h
Ronald Araújo has been definitely one of the three better signings of the Barça in the last decade if we take into account his price and the impact that has had in the first Barcelona team, but this history could have been distinct
Ronald Araújo arrived to the FC Barcelona by 1,7 million pertinent euros of the Boston River of Uruguay. The operation finished it completing the exsecretario technical, Ramon Plans, in a clear bet in the defender that finish spectacular result for the Barcelona entity. In that moment the central signed until the 2023 when it arrived to the filial culé in 2018 and already two years before this deadline the Catalan club put to work in his continuity.
Precisely by those days produced the exit of the club of Plans, something that wanted to take advantage of the Manchester United to try carry to the defender to Old Trafford. The English team understood that the negotiations had cooled to some extent and tried to convince him that it did not renew, so much to pay his traspaso in 2022 or so that it left free in 2023, as it revealed 'Sport' this Thursday.
Araújo Did not want to put by on the money of the United
The information aims that from the team mancuniano wanted to accelerate the contacts with the surroundings of the player so that his agreement with the Barça did not advance, and directly did not arrive, trying bend the money that the culés were had to spend in his renewal. The team culé is in the middle of his current financial problems and of limit salarial, by what could not exceed in the figures that already had scheduled.
In fact, it is not a secret that Araújo has finished renewing with an inferior index card to which Pedri and Ansu Fati achieved some months before, but neither that did that the Uruguayan changed his posture and left to the Premier League. Then the English team had attained the return of Cristiano Ronaldo, for example, trying build a new project, but two years later remains clear that the decision of Araújo was the correct.
The agreement finally closed when the own defender left clear the order of not listening other proposals and simply accept the agreement of the Barça. This same attitude and commitment with the Barcelona project follows until the day of today, where in the last meetings is being the captain of field and even denying to operate of a small fracture that suffered in his jaw the past Sunday.