Barcelona youngster Estanis Pedrola is heading to Italy to sign with Sampdoria.
Fabrizio Romano reports Pedrola will join on an initial loan deal that includes a mandatory purchase option set at €3 million..
Barcelona do have a buyback clause, that runs until 2025, set at €7m. The Catalans also have a 50% sell on clause.
Pedrola is due to have a medical tomorrow before completing his move to his new club.
Sampdoria have just sealed agreement to sign Estanis Pedrola from Barcelona, here we go ⭐️— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) August 7, 2023
◉ Loan with mandatory buy clause for €3m fee.
◉ Barça have €7m buy back clause until 2025.
◉ Barcelona have 50% sell-on clause.
◉ Medical tests on Tuesday. pic.twitter.com/675rfUE0AK
However, it subsequently emerged Xavi was keen for him to go out on loan and Pedrola will try his luck in Italy.
Barcelona do have options to bring Pedrola back if he can impress at Sampdoria and will no doubt be keeping a close eye on his progress next season.
Goodbye and good luck!