Barcelona set to reward their manager Ronald Koeman
Barcelona manager Ronald Koeman is in line for a contract extension at the Nou Camp, reveals president Joan Laporta.
Koeman’s current contract expires on June 30, 2022, and Laporta is wary of leaving his Dutch manager with little power and authority in the dressing room.
In an interview with Onze TV, Laporta explained that discussions
However, the underway between the board and Koeman’s agent Rob Jansen about an extension.
‘Koeman has all my support, my respect and all the confidence so that he can work as comfortably as possible,’
‘”We have already spoken a couple of times with Rob Jansen, his agent, so we are talking“.
“I told the coach that he has to be strong, he cannot be in the weak position of ending the contract”
“So I raised the possibility of extending the contract”
While Koeman will not be expected to deliver Champions League success, he will be tasked with a genuine title bid in LaLiga, as well as a defence of the Copa del Rey