It’s over for Konrad de la Fuente at OM. According to our information, the Marseille club and FC Barcelona have reached an agreement for the transfer of the young 19-year-old winger. The American international will initial a 4-year contract with OM.
OM have been moving a lot since the start of the transfer window. Engaged in a major overhaul of the workforce, the Olympian club continues to advance its pawns to strengthen for next season. According to our information, the next Marseille recruit should be Konrad de la Fuente.
This week, OM continued to negotiate with FC Barcelona to secure the services of the young 19-year-old winger. A total agreement has been found between the different parties on behalf of a transfer of around 3.5 million euros, according to a source close to the Catalan club.
The American international will join OM for four years and will carry out his medical examination in the course of next week. After the agreement in principle found with Gerson, the Marseille club continues its march forward and will secure the signature of the young hope of the club culé.
One of the pillars of Barça B
At 19, Konrad de la Fuente is about to open a new chapter in his young career. Arrived in 2014 at FC Barcelona, the native of Miami rose through the ranks, becoming an executive for Barça B. Lacking playing time with the first team, the American will try to grab time on the side of the ‘OM.
Able to evolve both left and right, the young winger has a versatility that could be of great service to OM and Jorge Sampaoli. The Argentine coach will find a large part of his group (except the internationals) on June 28, date of the resumption.
OM players will play three friendly matches during the first half of July, first against Sète (July 4), Martigues (July 11) then Servette de Genève (July 15).