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© Supplied by Sports.fr Luis Suarez As Luis Suarez’s transfer to Atlético Madrid seemed well under way, Barca are dragging their feet. The case is still far from certain. All the clues seemed to be green on Monday. Luis Suarez had indeed come to an understanding with Atlético Madrid but also with Barça , ready to release him from his last year and pay him part of his salary.
super talent Ansu Fati has extended his contract with Spanish runners-up FC Barcelona ahead of schedule. According to information from SPOX and Goal, he is now tied to Barca until 2024, his old working paper ran until 2022.
The 17-year-old is now officially a member of the professional squad of coach Ronald Koeman. Barca confirmed on Wednesday afternoon that Fati will get a new shirt number. In future he will wear the "22", previously the "31" was emblazoned on his jersey.
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In the course of the extension, which was negotiated by his new advisor Jorge Mendes, not only the 17-year-old's salary was adjusted upwards, but also raised its fixed transfer fee from 230 million euros to 400 million euros.
In the past season, the dribbling winger celebrated his breakthrough and set several records. He played 33 competitive games for Barcelona and scored eight goals.
A few weeks ago Fati made his debut for the Spanish national team and played against Germany in the Nations League.
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Gallery: The ten most explosive moments in Clásico history (sport1.de) The phenomenon in itself is not new. In all leagues around the world there are pairings in which the supposed favorite is having an undue difficulty. Year for year. Always anew. In Germany e.g. FC Bayern (which was already oversized at the time) could only rarely win in Kaiserslautern or Frankfurt in the 1970s and 1980s. The FC Barcelona has been doing very similarly for half a decade at Celta Vigo.