AS Monaco Mercato: ASM is on the verge of releasing one of its undesirables from his contract. This one will join an Italian club.
AS Monaco Mercato: An undesirable soon to be released by ASM
As every summer for a few seasons, AS Monaco is renewing its degreasing operation. The Principality club has one of the most overstaffed squads in the championship. This is why the Monegasque leaders intend to get rid of certain elements that are not part of the coach’s game plans. Besides the transfer ofAurelien Tchoumaneni at Real which allowed the club to pocket a huge check, the Rock club has already made three other sales. Players at the end of the contract left the ASM for free. This is particularly the case of Cesc Fabregas. The Spanish midfielder rebounded in Serie B near Como. After this free departure, the Principality club would be on the verge of releasing an Italian defender from his last year of contract. Foot Mercato announces that Monaco will terminate Antonio Barreca’s contract.
Direction Serie B for Antonio Barreca
Listed at 1.5 million euros on Transfermarkt, Antonio Barreca should be the subject of a free departure from AS Monaco according to FM. The specialized site indicates that the Italian left side will sign his return to the fold in stride. The online media assures that the 27-year-old defender will join Cagliari, relegated to Serie B (Italian D2) this season. The source also notes that the Monegasque defender knows the antechamber of the Italian elite well. He has 75 games for one goal and 13 assists.
Recruited in 2018 against 10 million euros, Antonio Barreca has never won with the princely club. He was the subject of various loans to Newcastle United, Genoa, Fiorentina and Lecce. He is about to return home after 9 games with ASM and 3 assists.