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He lowered the sign “We unveil the transfer that Atlético paid for Suárez”, The sports newspaper Sport indicated that, based on the documents to which he had access, it was found that the mattress group paid five million euros and another six million were agreed for variables, which would make the Blaugrana club may end up receiving 11 million for Luis Suárez’s file.
The newspaper indicated that this negotiation, by virtue of the requirement that the Uruguayan soccer player, it was done behind his back. “Luis did not want the operation to be a transfer, which is why Barcelona did not publicly communicate that there was an economic transaction in Suarez’s departure,” reported the daily Sport.
Those five million, the sports newspaper continued explaining, “were not paid by the Atlético de Madrid rather they subtracted from the debt that Barcelona has with the mattress club since the transfer of Griezmann ”.
After the claim made by the colchoneros proving that the French forward and the Barça They reached an agreement when the rescission clause was 200 million and they waited for it to drop to 120 to sign the agreement, to avoid the courts they agreed to “pay 15 million more”, also including the preferential option for José María Giménez.
Furthermore, the contract between the two institutions also contained a series of three variables. “The first was 2 million euros if Suárez played 20 games for Atlético de Madrid. The second variable is 2 million euros if Atlético go to the quarterfinals of the Champions League. The third variable is of the same amount and the same concept but for the next season ”.