‘Better as a centre-back’ Barcelona re-sign Marcos Alonso

Reporter Cho Yong-woon = FC Barcelona has agreed to a one-year renewal contract with Marcos Alonso (33), a net exhaustive recruit.

Barcelona announced on the club website on the 28th (Korean time), “We have extended the contract with Alonso until June 30, 2024. The buyout is 50 million euros 메이저놀이터.”

Barcelona signed Alonso as a free agent (FA) in September last year. A native of Real Madrid youth, he was a side resource who spent six years at Chelsea. He is good at kicking with his left foot and shows strong overlapping ability as a left fullback and wingback, so he was expected to take charge of the left defense along with Jordi Alba and Alejandro Balde in Barcelona.

However, Barcelona are having fun by using Alonso, who has a tall stature, as a center back. He is making new use of Alonso, leaving the left-footed build-up in the left center back of the three-back and four-back. Alonso also showed stable defensive power in addition to kicking, and is evaluated as a successful recruitment by participating in 19 matches this season, including 10 in Spanish La Liga.

Barcelona offered a one-year extension to Alonso’s performance, and he will be entrusted with one axis of the rear defense until next season.