Pedri agrees to five-year Barca deal that features billion-euro launch clause
Barcelona midfielder Pedri has emerged in latest months as one of many world’s most enjoyable younger skills.
FC Barcelona participant, Pedro Gonzalez ‘Pedri’. Image: @FCBarcelona/Twitter.
MADRID, Spain – Barcelona midfielder Pedri has agreed a contract extension till 2026, with the deal together with a one-billion-euro ($1.16 billion) launch clause, the membership introduced on Thursday.
“FC Barcelona and the participant, Pedro Gonzalez ‘Pedri’, have agreed a contract extension till 30 June 2026. The discharge clause is about at 1 billon euros,” the membership mentioned in an announcement.
Barca added the 18-year-old’s signing ceremony will occur on Friday.
The deal comes as an enormous enhance to Barcelona, whose monumental money owed have prompted the departures of high-profile gamers like Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Antoine Griezmann.
Pedri has emerged in latest months as one of many world’s most enjoyable younger skills.
He joined Barca from Las Palmas in 2020 and was an instantaneous success, occurring to play 53 video games underneath Ronald Koeman in his first season.
Pedri scored towards Actual Betis to develop into the fourth youngest Barcelona goalscorer in La Liga, behind Ansu Fati, Bojan Krkic and Messi.
He was additionally pivotal in Spain reaching the semi-finals at Euro 2020 after which the staff successful a silver medal on the Olympic Video games in Tokyo.
Within the assertion, the membership described it as “a troublesome yr, with many miles on the clock, however one stuffed with reward”.
Pedri is amongst a gaggle of kids hoping to guide a brand new period for Barcelona, which additionally contains the likes of Fati, Gavi, Sergino Dest, Eric Garcia, Ronald Araujo and Nico Gonzalez.
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