Barcelona have confirmed that Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba have agreed on wage cuts that may permit Sergio Aguero to be registered for La Liga.
Barça have been suffering from monetary issues all summer time with Lionel Messi becoming a member of Paris Saint-Germain because the membership couldn’t afford to lengthen his contract.
This has additionally been removed from the one downside. It took an eleven-hour voluntary pay reduce from Gerard Pique to permit new recruits Memphis Depay, Rey Manaj and Eric Garcia to register in time for his or her La Liga opening towards Real Sociedad.
This didn’t launch sufficient funds for Aguero – who’s presently recovering from damage – to signal Blaugrana and demand additional pay cuts from his different captains.
According to a membership assertion, these have now agreed with Busquets and Alba, however there isn’t a information that the same settlement shall be reached with the fourth membership skipper, Sergi Roberto.
“The salary cuts for Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba, two of the first four team captains, signed on Tuesday have enabled FC Barcelona to achieve two goals: registration of Sergio Aguero with the Spanish Football League (LFP) and to extend the club’s limit on financial justice rules, “the press launch stated.
“Sergio and Jordi Alba have agreed on changes to the financial terms of their contracts which included a pay cut for this season and a postponement of payments for the remaining years.
“The gesture from the 2 gamers comes after the settlement was not too long ago signed by Gerard Piqué who additionally allowed his teammates Memphis, Eric Garcia and Rey Manaj to additionally be registered within the league.”
Despite this constructive information, it’s unlikely that Barcelona will full additional offers earlier than the transition interval. They had proposed a swap cope with Atletico Madrid involving Joao Felix and Antoine Griezmann however this was rejected. The solely different doable risk can be for Griezmann to maneuver to Atleti in change for the misplaced Saul Niguez – who can be a goal for Chelsea.