Barcelona did not close the signing of Julián Araujo on time due to red tape
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The signing of the Mexican Julián Araujo with Barcelona was left up in the air due to bureaucratic problems that occurred at the last minute, although the Catalan team will go to FIFA to try to unlock it.
Once he Barça and the Galaxy had closed a complex transfer, registration was late “by less than a minute”in accordance with Sportso they could not confirm the contract.
Will Julián Araujo still be able to sign with FC Barcelona?
However, at the club they hoped to solve the problem by going to FIFA, hoping to show that the agreement was given before midnight and that it was only a few seconds late.
According to Relief the blaugrana They will pay 2 million euros in exchange for 50% of the passand if the Mexican-American stays, he would put two more for 40%, since the MLS club would keep the remaining 10%.
Decision on Julián Araujo transfer to Barcelona will be made on Wednesday morning. Depends on MLS after deal signed a few seconds after Deadline ???????????? #FCB
Deal fully agreed with LA Galaxy on €4m fee package, contract until June 2026. pic.twitter.com/QtKshZVLPe
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) February 1, 2023
Under the orders of Rafa Márquez
Although the Catalan club traded full-back Héctor Bellerín to Sporting de Portugal, Araujo is considered to play at Barcelona B. under the technical direction of Rafael Márquez, although with the possibility of looking for a place in the first team.