BUTC Milan is in talks with Barcelona on a possible deal for Junior Firpo, with obtaining a loan with the possibility of buying, which looks like the most likely option.
The Rossoneri were interested in the loan deal for several weeks, while Blaugrana pushed for a permanent deal. Now the compromise seems to be a loan with the right to buy.
An agreement has not yet been reached, but negotiations have intensified, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, after Barcelona have shown a willingness to be flexible with their requirements.
One of the key details that has yet to be decided may relate to the nature of the purchase option. Barcelona I want to cash in on the first Real Betis protector but Milan I don’t want to be obliged to acquire the player forever.
24-year-old man arrived at Barcelona in 2019 as a competition for Jordi Albabut the Dominican defender did not have the expected impact and now the Catalan club wants to recoup some of their losses. Barcelona bought Junior Firpo of Real Betis for an initial € 18 million, with a potential additional € 12 million in variable terms.
It will be interesting to see what commission should be set in a credit transaction. Milan want to make the translation permanent.
The former Spain U21 national team player is one of the players who Ronald Koeman and the Blaugrana board of directors, which are looking to cut staff and raise funds this summer. In the 2020/21 season, he played 18 times, starting just seven matches.