During the early hours of the morning, the sale of the London club to the investment group headed by Todd Boehly was announced. In this way, Roman Abramovich agreed to sell all the shares of the institution, which would be clarified by the financial panorama at Stamford Bridge. ‘Azpi’ was attentive to this decision to bring positions closer to the directive and be able to agree on its exit in the summer market.
In principle, the unilateral clause in his contract made the operation impossible, since Chelsea could renew him without the player’s own consent. However, both sides agreed that this should remain so until such time as the UK sanctions were lifted. That is why once the sale of the entity is official, it will be a matter of time for everything to return to ‘normal’ and the former Marseille to leave for the Camp Nou.
Return to LaLiga
With all this on the table, the one from Pamplona would return to Spain after 12 years abroad, 10 of them in London. His time in the Premier League left him as one of the most complete defenders in Europe, both on the right side and in the center of the back, being indisputable for his coaches. Now, Azpilicueta wants to face a new stage in his sports career with Xavi Hernández, who sees him as an important piece for his sports project.