Recruited against a simple percentage on resale, Rafinha could leave PSG in a similar deal. In the end, it’s FC Barcelona that will be gray.
Loaned during the winter transfer window by Paris Saint-Germain to Real Sociedad, Rafinha returns to the squad of the capital club, since he still has a year of contract with PSG. However, Luis Campos had the mission to settle this kind of file, and the adviser of Nasser Al-Khelaifi is determined to quickly find solutions. According to Mundo Deportivo, and concerning the 29-year-old Brazilian midfielder, PSG would be willing to negotiate a completely free departure during this transfer window in return for a percentage for future resale. Informed of what Paris has decided for him, Rafinha would not say no to such an operation, even if he will have to say goodbye to his Parisian salary, the possibility of him returning to Real Sociedad being high. The Basque club appreciated his short six-month freelance and the deal found in Paris could suit all parties, well almost.
Rafinha will do PSG a favor, not Barcelona
the @PSG_inside wishes the Brazilian international a successful second half of the season with Real Sociedad.
— Paris Saint Germain (@PSG_inside) December 27, 2021
Because on the side of FC Barcelona, this operation is not suitable at all. Indeed, Barça had agreed to let Rafinha leave for Paris Saint-Germain during the 2020 transfer window by taking a meager transfer fee of 1.5 million euros, the Catalan club wishing at the time to do everything to relieve its mass. salary. In exchange for this, the Barcelona leaders had however imposed a clause which allowed Barça to touch 35% when reselling the midfielder. No need to draw a picture, by letting Rafinha go in a zero euro deal, PSG is sure to pay nothing to Barcelona and the circle will be complete.