Cancelo at Barcelona: ongoing contacts with City, thorny transfer for a reason

The Manchester City has opened to negotiations with Barcelona for Joao Cancelo. The Portuguese right-back, after the season spent on loan in blaugrana, has every intention of staying at Barça, but the final say lies with the English club that holds his contract. However, as reported by Sports World this morning, i Citizens I am willing to facilitate your permanent transfer.

Single will
At least until Pep Guardiola will sit on City’s bench – currently with a contract expiring in 2025. The deal remains rather intricate, but after a meeting between the English management and Jorge Mendesthe agent of the player born in 1994 has expressed his absolute desire to reach an agreement for the success of the transfer agreement, despite the offers sent to Etihad for Cancelo.

The situation
Under contract until 2027, the Portuguese wildcard is therefore still tied to Manchester City for three years. And the English managers, if they really want to go against Barcelona, ​​at the same time want to recover an investment of 65.5 million euros – we read in the Spanish newspaper – which the club is still paying and get rid of a heavy salary. THE contacts they proceed quickly, however, with the tacit agreement to find a solution quickly.