Ronald Koeman signed for two seasons with former president Josep Maria Bartomeu, the last of his term and the first of the next. Now President Joan Laporta he knows that firing the Dutch coach would entail spending a more than considerable amount, almost like a transfer. According to RAC1, who cite sources familiar with the Koeman, now doing without the Dutch coach would cost almost 12 million euros.
In this case, it is argued that he should not only be paid for the year that remains to fulfill his contract, but also the part of his salary deferred due to the liquidity problems that the club has had in recent months. And it should be remembered that the own Koeman he was the first to accept the club’s conditions when asked.
The salary of Ronald Koeman It would be around eight to nine million euros per season and the Barça coach postponed 42.9% of the salary corresponding to this course: that is, between 3 and 4 million euros, which should be added to the full salary of the year that it would remain in contract.
On the other hand, the figure corresponding to the 4.5 million euros that had to be paid to the Dutch federation to acquire the services of Koeman when he was a coach, a clause that the Barça he had to pay in his day to be able to count on the Dutch coach.