On his way to the Premier League soon?
Boca Juniors president Daniel Angelici has responded to suggestions that Everton will make a move for Wilmar Barrios this week.
The Colombian has been among the reports for a fair while now.
Tottenham have been heavily linked with the player over the past 12 months or so but a new name was added to the fray this week.
Everton are reportedly ready to make a bid for the holding midfielder and that could come close to his release clause.
That could come due to interest in Idrissa Gueye from Paris Saint-Germain but also the fact both James McCarthy and Morgan Schneiderlin
Though, Boca president Daniel Angelici has today revealed exactly what that release clause is.
Not only that, he’s explained that he would only accept bids that matched his release clause and he would then not stand in Barrios’ way of a move.
“If he wants to go there’s nothing we can do”
Speaking to Gol Caracol, as quoted by Sport Witness, he confirmed the player has a release clause of €23million.
“No offer has come for Barrios,” he explained.
“He has a clause of €23m and is non-transferable, if a club puts the money in, they will have to talk to the player.”
“If he wants to go there’s nothing we can do.”
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