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Barcelona slams 8, 448 million purchase clause on new star

Barcelona slams 8, 448 million purchase clause on new star
Niki J. Layton
Written by Niki J. Layton
The midfielder will move on to the Catalan club Juventus The move at the end of the current season will cost more than 67m (60m euros).

The 30-year-old Italian signed a four-year deal with the La Liga champion after his success at Serie A.

He helped Juventus win three league titles in his four years at the club and the team topped four more points this season.

His move to Spain comes after a while A turbulent period for Barcelona – It is only two points behind rival Real Madrid in the league, with six matches left.
“I’m very happy. I’ll give my all for this club. I’ll meet soon,” Pzaniనిక్ wrote Instagram.

Deals for an experienced duo

Bosnian international action sees Barcelona’s Arthur head in the other direction, with Juventus paying the opening $ 80 million for the Brazilian.

Arthur joined Barcelona from Brazilian club Gremio in 2018, winning the league title and Super Cup in his debut season.

Like Plznick, the 23-year-old will not be leaving his new club until the end of the current season.

Juventus have agreed a year-long contract extension for both 35-year-old captain Giorgio Chiellini and 42-year-old goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon.

“Super Gigi proves that age is only a number,” read a Advertisement From the club.

The veteran keeper has played for Juventus more than 500 times since making his debut in 2001 and returned to the Italian outfit last year after signing with French champion PSG.

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About the author

Niki J. Layton

Niki J. Layton

Niki J. Layton is a journalist who writes on politics, environment and human rights in South Asia.

For 15 years, she has written for several publications and websites including TIME, Harper's, Al Jazeera, The Caravan, The Hindu, Scroll.in, Outlook, The Wire, The New York Times, Foreign Policy, The Economic Times, Tehelka, and news channel CNN-IBN. She is an India correspondent for The Straits Times, Singapore.

Some of the awards she has received are the Red Cross Award for reporting on conflict, Mumbai press award for environmental reporting, and ILO award for writing on labour. Niki has a Masters in political journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, New York

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