“Chelsea” has reached an agreement in principle with the “Barcelona” on the transfer forward Pedro Rodriguez.
According to Marca, «Chelsea» Catalans pay 28 million Euros at once, and two more – in the form of bonuses.
“Barcelona” has already given to the player permission to go to London for a medical examination, which will take place today.
It is reported that the “Manchester United” offered 25 million for a player once and five – as a bonus, so the Catalans prefer to sell Pedro in “Chelsea”.
As for the “Manchester City”, a formal proposal from them never came. The desire to leave the Spaniard’s “Barcelona” is due, primarily, lack of match practice.
Pedro could not win back a place in the starting lineup at Lionel Messi or Neimar Luis Suarez.
“Arsenal” has set his sights on striker “Real” Benzema “I would like to finish his career at the Nou Camp, but any player is happy when he regularly comes out on the field,” – said the footballer.
Guide “Chelsea” is planning to take a greater role Pedro in the field, where he will meet with the former partner of the “Barcelona” CescFabregas.
Pedro Rodriguez Ledesma, better known as Pedro (Spanish – Pedro Rodriguez Ledesma; b. July 28, 1987, Santa Cruz de Tenerife) –player in Spanish football club “Barcelona” and the Spanish national team.
It acts as a striker or a winger. Pedro made his debut for the main national team May 29, 2010 in a friendly match against Saudi Arabia, ended in victory for the Spanish team with a score of 3: 2. June 8, 2010 in a friendly match against Poland Pedro scored his first goal for the national team, and assisted by Fernando Torres (the defeat of Poles – 6: 0).
In 2010, the application was in the Spanish national team for the World Cup 2010 in South Africa, where he played under the number 18 and became world champion.
Two years later, Pedro, together with Spain became European champion.
October 12, 2012 Pedro as part of the Spanish national team in the qualifying tournament for the 2014 FIFA World Cup has issued the first professional career hat-trick goal against Belarus (0: 4).