La Gazzetta: Rakitic could leave Barça for Inter in the summer
While Rakitic’s agent says it’s « impossible » that the Croatian midfielder will leave Spain to play in another country this year, La Gazzetta dello Sport have guaranteed the Barcelona F.C man could join Inter Milan next season.
According to the Italian outlet, Ivan Rakitic has grown annoyed with Barça due to the signing of de Jong for the summer and the possible arrival of Rabiot, which makes rivalry for spots in midfield harder.
Inter Milan would be ready to pay up to 90 million euros for the World Cup runner-up, a 30 million decrease on Rakitic’s 120 million discharge proviso.
In addition, the Serie A side would offer Rakitic a salary worth around five million euros per season, which is like what he at present pockets at Camp Nou.
Despite the reports in Italy claiming Ivan Rakitic has asked Barça president Josep Maria Bartomeu to let him leave this summer, the player wants to sign another agreement as of late.
Ivan Rakitic, whose current terms run until 2021, is one of Valverde’s most used players but Bartomeu’s said the club’s finances don’t take into consideration another arrangement as things stand.
His future has become one of the hot topics in recent weeks since the signing of Frenkie de Jong as Barça search for approaches to bring money in this summer.