Vidals’s journey in Barcelona Might be cut short, because he is among the list of players leaving the club.
Arturo Vidal is one of those men with most character in the Barca dressing room and he is the first to understand what the Catalan club needs to do during these times of financial difficulty.
The Chilean knows he has a chance to leave the club in the next transfer window. In fact, he even upload an Instagram story which suggested he could move to Inter Miami. The resulting uproar led to him removing the story.
According to ‘Marca’, Arturo Vidal is one of the few Barcelona players who is not opposed to leaving and he is the player who is doing the least to try and prevent a move away. He knows he has got good offers as the reaches the back end of his career.
The midfielder’s contract ends on 30th June 2021 and the La Liga outfit will not let him go for free. Therefore, either they have to renew the 32 year-old’s contract or sell him. The latter seems the much more likely option.
Vidal’s price is set between 15 and 20 million euros, an amount the likes of Newcastle and Manchester United could pay. Vidal could be part of the deal involving Lautaro Martinez.
This season, Vidal has scored six goals and got four assists in 31 appearances. He has became an important part of the team. However, the club need to sell players to balance the books after the damaging coronavirus stoppage.