a much more expensive transfer than expected for Pedri?
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The prodigy Pedri bursts the screen at the start of the season. With three goals and four assists, the young Spaniard passed through Las Palmas has won in Barcelona this season. A surprise starting place that delighted Barcelona fans in this complicated period for the club, especially financially. Recruited 5M € in September 2019, the midfielder has everything a good deal. But this beautiful form comes at a price and a clause in Pedri’s contract has been activated: the transfer now amounts to € 10 million. A sum which should increase further if we are to believe the president of Las Palmas.
« It can go up to 30 or 35M € »
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Miguel Ángel Ramírez, president of Las PalmasPhoto Credit – Icon Sport
Asked this morning about Radio Marca, Miguel Ángel Ramírez claims that Pedri’s transfer amount could reach much higher sums. « Everyone thinks we sold Pedri for 5 million, but we already have 10 with the clauses and it can go up to 30 or 35. » FC Barcelona must be delighted with the performance of its player, but these additional expenses should further weaken the Catalan club, in the red financially.
Pedri is in good shape at FC Barcelona. The 18-year-old midfielder, bought 5M € in Las Palmas in September 2019 could cost the Catalan club much more than expected.