Pedri it is being one of the great sensations of the season. The FC Barcelona footballer has earned a place in Ronald Koeman’s starting eleven and his performance has not gone unnoticed by Luis Enrique, who has decided to take him with the senior team in the last national team break. Nor for the great European teams, who follow the track, so Barça is very clear that one of its objectives is to achieve the renewal of the Canary Islands.
With the arrival of Joan Laporta to the presidency of the club, the sports management has made the continuity of several men of the club a priority. Above all there is the renewal of Leo Messi, who fulfills a contract this summer, but also that of Ousmane Dembélé. The Frenchman, with a year and a half still to go, has become an unresolved matter in the club’s offices before summer arrives.
They also hope to reach an agreement with Ilaix Moriba and Mingueza, men who have gradually gained prominence in the first team. And another, according to the newspaper Sport, The one who must stop by the offices to talk about his future is Pedri.
The objective of the club is to regularize his current contract to shield him from the future and the possible temptations that may come in the way of the Canarian footballer. Pedri signed for four seasons, two years plus another two from the first team, but although the entity will extend him, the idea is to sign a new, longer contract that will compensate the player from the next year.
Pedri, from the Classic to Ronald Koeman
The Barça player will face his second this weekend Classic against Real Madrid. In an interview for LaLiga, he analyzed the crash and his personal situation in the team led by the Dutch Ronald Koeman.
“As a child I was from Barcelona and I dreamed of doing what I do today. I try to avoid the fact that I am next to Messi or Busquets, I think that I am on the field of my town and I try to enjoy myself. Leo, even if you have seen him on TV Seeing him in person, in training or in a stadium, he does things from another world. I enjoy every day of him, “he explained.
For Pedri, the clash against Real Madrid is “super important” for the public and he recalled that, as a spectator, he also “loved” experiencing these types of matches.
Pedri, during the warm-up before the game against Granada under the orders of Koeman (Photo: FCB).
“Now as a footballer I face it with greater enthusiasm. The League scores a lot and we have to try to get the three points. It’s very important for us. It’s a super difficult game, they have a very good team. We have to play a great game to get the best three points. We do not give up a title, we will fight to the end and adding three by three will make us reach the end of the season with options, “he said.
Finally, he talked about the Ronald Koeman system: “With the change we press higher and we have the ball in the opposite field, it is what Barcelona likes. The high pressure makes us win more games”