Only earlier today, Fabrizio Romano reported that Barcelona had opened talks to renew the contract of midfield prodigy Fermin Lopez.
Now, building on that, Gerard Romero’s Jijantes FC is stating that the 20-year-old La Masia ace is set to sign a new long-term contract with the Blaugrana tomorrow itself.
Lopez’s current contract with Barcelona expires in 2024 and the plan is for the youngster to extend it by four more years, committing his future to the club until 2028.
Fermin Lopez ready for his breakthrough
A product of the club’s youth academy, Lopez has made steady progress through the ranks. The young attacking midfielder spent the last season away on loan at Linares and enjoyed a productive spell, which was enough for Xavi to draft him into the first-team dynamics.
Lopez was part of the US pre-season tour where he caught everyone’s eye with some fine performances, with…