AS newspaper revealed, 3 weeks ago, the staff of Chelsea had a meeting with Ivan de la Pena, Gavi’s agent.
The meeting took place in Madrid, Spain, to lay the first step on the transfer negotiation process.
After that, Chelsea and De la Pena also contacted each other, but to discuss Luis Enrique – a bright candidate for the technical chair at Stamford Bridge next season.
The two sides are expected to have another meeting soon to discuss more closely about Gavi’s future.
Billionaire Todd Boehly will chair this meeting. It is expected that in addition to De la Pena, there are also the player’s parents football Andalusian people.
Boehly wanted to convey to Gavi’s parents the importance of the player in the ambitious project Chelsea are aiming for, as well as answer any questions they may have.
For his part, Gavi expressed his desire to continue playing for Barcelona. For this reason, on September 15, 2022, he signed a new contract until 2026.
However, the 18-year-old does not rule out joining Chelsea after the strange situation he encountered, related to Barca’s economic problems.
La Liga disapproved of Gavi’s registration, canceling his status as a first-team player in Spain’s top division.
Barca was forced to reduce the salary fund of 200 million euros before June 30. Otherwise, the contract will be void and Gavi becomes a free agent.
Gavi is the owner of the Golden Boy award of Tuttosport newspaper. He also won the Kopa Trophy title awarded by France Football.
Chelsea have the key in the Gavi negotiations: consider hiring Luis Enrique when Frank Lampard’s temporary contract ends.
Luis Enrique had a big influence on Gavi. He put him on the Spanish team as soon as he made his professional debut and did not play U21, despite public criticism.
There is another thing in common between Luis Enrique and Gavi: De la Pena.
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