Barcelona have confirmed their latest decision on signing Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger, MySportDab reports.
The German defender has been linked a move elsewhere as Chelsea are still facing problems of extending his contract beyond the current season.
Barcelona have made their decision on Antonio Rudiger who reports claimed they were already holding talks for a possible move.
The defender is linked with all top clubs in Europe who are monitoring his situation with Chelsea as they are currently ban from making any transaction.
Other English Premier League clubs are also interested in seeing a move happen ahead of the summer window which will see him leave as a free agent to any team.
Meanwhile, the Champions of the World are still working behind closed doors to reach an agreement which will be made official once a new owner takes over the club from Roman Abramovich.
According to Fabrizio Romano, he confirmed the latest developments coming from Barcelona on signing Antonio Rudiger.
Here Is What Was Said:
“Barcelona have not made an official bid for Toni Rudiger, just direct contacts with his agents
“It’s now considered unlikely as Christensen will sign for Barça and Araújo will extend his contract, 100%.
“Ronald Araújo new deal is already sealed, release clause included.
This will come as a good news for Chelsea as they are sure of another suitor dropping out of the race to sign the defender as a free agent.
The Premier League side are at the process working towards ensuring the club is being sold so they can resume normal business as they were before.
They are also reports of the team working on signing more players in the next transfer window which could see them consider making Erling Haaland move.
Antonio Rudiger is also committed to staying with the Blues only if they can reach an agreement to extend his contract with salary increase attached.