Sérgio Busquets will not continue in the Barcelona for the next season. According to the newspaper Brandthe current captain of the team chose to end his cycle in Catalonia and will not renew his contract, which lasts until the end of June.
The 34-year-old player assessed that his cycle with the club has come to an end. After 15 years as a starter, Busquets wants to leave by the front door and believes that the probable title of the Spanish Championship could be the right event to mark your farewell.
⚽️ Sergio Busquets will leave Barcelona on June 30 once his contract ends. The footballer already said a few days ago that he was going to take advantage of the break. That is how it has been and this Tuesday when he returned to training he has already communicated his decision internally pic.twitter.com/iX5AIZvnyn
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Coach Xavi even tried to convince the midfielder to stay for another year, but that would mean a less advantageous contract. Due to the delighted financial situation, Barcelona was only able to offer a new contract with a 30% reduction in salary.
Despite his priority not being money, Busquets did not consider the proposal advantageous. Still without a defined destination, Al-Hilal, from Saudi Arabia, and Inter Miami, Beckham’s club in the United States, are some of the teams that have already shown interest in the Spaniard.
Busquets debuted for Barcelona in 2008 and has been a regular for the Catalan side since then. In the current season, the number 5 entered the field 39 times and distributed four assists.
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