According to the respected daily newspaper El Pais has borrowed the Catalan club a total of 140 million Euro for the two of US-American investment funds companies.
The sum has to be paid off in five years at an interest rate of 1.8 percent. 90 million euros to Barca at Pricoa Capital Group, part of the Prudential group, is worried. A further 50 million euros, the company Barings.
Barcelona had conceded in 2017, the world-record transfer fee of € 222 million for the Brazilian Superstar Neymar, who had moved to Paris St. Germain. However, the Catalans gave out over 200 million for Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool FC/120 million transfer fee plus up to 40 million in bonus payments) and the Ex-Dortmund Ousmane Dembele (105 million Euro transfer fee plus up to 45 million in bonus payments).
the top earners in Barca’s Argentine Superstar Lionel Messi, to rich, according to information disclosure platform “Football Leaks” per annum per season of 100 million euros. Alone, 71 million euros as a basic salary.