Done Deal; Barcelona beats Man UTD to complete deal to sign highly Rated Ivory Coast International.
Man UTD and Tottenham was in the race to sign this high rated Ivory Coast midfielder Kessie but Barcelona just beat them up to catch the deal first.
Kessie 25 has made 214 appearances for AC Milan since coming to the club from Atalanta in 2017. He was first on loan move and he has spent two seasons with AC Milan as a loan player before he made the deal permanent.
Here we go. After verbal agreement reached days ago, Franck Kessié has signed as new Barcelona player until June 2026 – it’s gonna be four year deal, he joins as free agent from AC Milan. 🔵🔴 #FCB
Kessié will receive €6.5m net salary plus add-ons. Medical already completed. pic.twitter.com/9kFCIPJXn5
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) March 22, 2022
Kessie was also able to manage up to 36 goals in his time as a player in AC Milan and also with 16 assists which is quite a good performance given his age and people he play against and also the position which he plays which is the midfield and it is not prone to scoring.
Fabrizo Romano has said that Jessie will be joining Barcelona and a deal is set to be finalized just after Kessie completed his medicals.
“Franck Kessie has already completed his medical tests with Barcelona in Lugano, as reported by DiMarzio.” Fabrizio Romano said on Twitter
“The verbal agreement has been reached days ago for €6.5m net guaranteed salary.
Official contracts will be completed in the coming weeks. Here we go soon