While his departure seemed to be taking shape, Sergio Busquets would now think of turning around. Under contract until next June, the Spanish midfielder could decide to extend his commitment with FC Barcelona.
Towards a twist for Sergio Busquets? Linked until next June with FC Barcelona, will the Spanish midfielder finally make the decision to continue the pleasure in Catalonia. That would be the trend according to the latest information regarding the 34-year-old’s situation. Long announced on departure, the captain of the Blaugrana could review his plans for the rest of his career. If we refer to the revelations of the Mundo DeportivoSergio Busquets would now think of rebuffing his courtiers in order to stay on the Camp Nou side, in other words to sign a new contract.
Busquets ya se planta renew
— Mundo Deportivo (@mundodeportivo) December 28, 2022
An extension offer last summer
Courted by the American franchise of Inter Miami, the native of Badia del Vallès no longer intends to land on the other side of the Atlantic, in Major League Soccer. Desiring initially to settle down in the formation of David Beckham, and this in order to evolve there alongside Lionel Messi, Sergio Busquets would have taken a blow behind the head and backtracked after the information concerning the 35-year-old Argentinian striker, closer than ever to returning to Paris Saint-Germain. In the absence of the 2022 world champion, the Catalan would no longer want to commit to Inter Miami.
In order to speed things up, our colleagues specify that the president of FC Barcelona, Joan Laporta, plans to meet Sergio Busquets after the end of the year celebrations, no doubt to close the file for good. The newspaper recalls that Barça proposed last August a two-year extension, until June 2025. It remains to be seen whether the leaders will send the same offer in the coming weeks. Will the common history between the two parties last forever? To be continued…
696 games with Barça
One certainty for now: the 2010 world champion will no longer wear the jersey of La Roja, eliminated by Morocco in the round of 16 of the 2022 World Cup (0-0, 0-3 tab), and this after 143 selections and 2 goals. Since his presence in the FC Barcelona first team, Sergio Busquets has played 696 matches in all competitions (18 goals), including 463 La Liga matches (11 goals), for 16 matches since the start of the 2022-2023 season. His return to competition is expected next Saturday against Espanyol Barcelona, on the occasion of the 15th day of La Liga.