Dortmund sign Alcacer from Barça on permanent basis
Borussia Dortmund have pushed through their option to sign Paco Alcacer from Barcelona on a permanent basis.
Striker Alcacer joined Dortmund on loan in August in the wake of neglecting to get the amount of minutes he wanted at Camp Nou.
« Dortmund was and is the correct decision for me, » the Spain forward said.
Dortmund have paid 21 million euros to sign Alcacer, who has signed a deal with the German club until 2023.
« We’ve told Barcelona that we will execute the alternative to purchase. Paco has become an essential part of our team » donning executive Michael Zorc said.
Alcacer joined the Bundesliga side on credit in return for a two million feel, pushing the total cost so far to 23 million euros.
A progression of additional items could see the price eventually end up closer to 30 million euros.
The former Valencia man’s had an excellent start to the season,, scoring nine objectives in eight diversions and acquiring his place back in Luis Enrique’s Spain squad.