Transfer: €400m release clause – Details of Gundogan’s Barcelona contract revealed

The details of Ilkay Gundogan’s contract with Barcelona have been revealed.

The German midfielder has left Manchester City for the LaLiga champions as a free agent after seven years in England.

Gundogan has put pen to paper on a contract until June 2025.

However, the deal has a clause to extend his stay at the Nou Camp until 2026.

Barcelona have also included a €400m release clause for the 32-year-old, who was monitored by Arsenal and clubs in Saudi Arabia before making his decision.

Transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano, tweeted: “Details of Ilkay Gündogan deal:

“€400m release clause;

“Contract until June 2025;

“Clause to extend until 2026.”