The German international is related to the move to Camp Nou, but his current contract is two years away
Manchester City has no plans to sell Ilkay Gundogan this summer and are relaxed about his contract. the goal Can confirm.
The German international ended the season as the club’s top scorer. He has two years left on his current contract and has no plans to negotiate a contract extension.
Barcelona have already signed Sergio Aguero and Eric Garcia from Manchester City on a free transfer this summer. It is related to Gundogan’s potential move.
Gundogan’s contract status
Gundogan’s contract with Manchester City expires in 2023. He is Guardiola’s first signing at the club, and it is also an important part of Manchester City’s winning the Premier League last season and entering the Champions League final.
The former Dortmund midfielder joined in 2016, Before signing the extension in 2019, his contract expired for the last 12 months.
He spent most of last season playing an attacking midfielder, scoring 17 goals, but at the end of the season in Porto’s 0-1 loss to Chelsea, he returned to the goalkeeper position.
Guardiola has always valued the former Dortmund midfielder most He explained in March that the 30-year-old is one of the smartest players he has ever coached.
However, Manchester City is not worried that Gundogan may leave, people expect him to remain at the club after entering the 2021-22 season.
What else has changed in the midfield?
Brazilian veteran Fernandinho will expire at the end of this month, but discussions about the 36-year-old player’s one-year contract extension continue.
The city has pledged to strengthen again in the summer After losing to Chelsea in the Champions League final, Aston Villa’s Jack Greerish became the leading target.
If they get strong support from their neighbor Manchester United Jadon Sancho completed the transfer from Dortmund, Manchester City will receive 15% of any deal that may cost about 80 million pounds ($112 million).
Leeds United will also complete a 13 million pounds (18 million US dollars) transaction next month as part of the purchase obligation agreement. Lease for three years on Elland Road.