Sergi Darder the 29 year old Mallorca midfielder has revealed that. He turned down the chance to sign with Barcelona last summer. Because he still held the status of captain of Espanyol. The archrival of the Azul Grana at that time. From the reveal with Onda Zero last Saturday UFABET
Darder was one of the midfielders linked with Barcelona last summer. While Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez is looking for a cost-effective option to strengthen his midfield. After the loss of Sergio Busquets
Although turning down the opportunity to sign with Barcelona was difficult. Darder, as captain of the Parrots at the time, decided not to move to the city’s rivals. Before the 29-year-old midfielder ended up with Mallorca. He played 13 games and provided 3 assists so far.
‘I had the opportunity to sign with Barcelona in the summer. It was a very difficult time. It’s hard to turn down a team like that. But when I think about it calmly My head wouldn’t allow me to do that. Not even one percent of me is going to leave.’ Darder revealed.
Darder is under contract with Espanyol until 2026. But there is a condition that the club will allow the 29-year-old midfielder to join another La Liga club. If those teams cover 100 per cent of the player’s wages. In a loan contract for next season without any fee after the Parrots were relegated.