Arrived in the summer of 2018 from Paris Saint-Germain, Gonçalo Guedes (25) should no longer walk the lawns with Valencia by the end of the season. A wound ? According to information from Radio Valencia Cadena Ser relayed by the agency EFE, it would rather be a financial strategy. Indeed, if Gonçalo Guedes plays one more match with the Spanish club before the end of the season (for at least 45 minutes), the Chés will have to pay 5 million euros to Paris Saint-Germain, who had sold with options. In the grip of economic difficulties, Valencia therefore made the choice to do without the Portuguese.
At the same time, José Bordalas, the coach of Valencia, tried to give another explanation for the absence of the Portuguese in a press conference this Friday. “Guedes received a blow that has been bothering him for several days and we have decided that he will not train to see if he will be in condition tomorrow”he first explained before implying another reason for the insistence of journalists: “the club spoke with me, with the player and with his agent. If the club has an agreement with the player, we will respect the decision by always seeking the best for the club..