Osasuna wanted to keep Ante Budimir at all costs and decided to buy his contract from Mallorca.
Budimir became the most expensive football player in the history of Osasuna, because the club from Pamplona will pay 8 million euros to Mallorca. Osasuna used the terms she agreed to while lent Budimir. According to this clause, Osasuna can introduce a Croatian striker at a price of 8 million euros, while for all other clubs, the clause is 15 million euros. Ruben Garcia, Dady and Masous Shojaei are by far the most expensive football players in Osasuna’s history, each earning 3.5 million euros.
Budimir signed a contract until 2025. When Osasuna plays in the First Division, the contract buyout clause will reach 20 million euros, and if he quits, it will be reduced to 9 million euros. Mallorca will also get a 25% profit from the next transfer.
Budimir scored 11 league goals on loan at Osasuna, including some key goals in the fight for survival.
“This new fan idol has finally realized his dream now and performed in front of the Pamplona audience. He was unable to do it last season due to the coronavirus,” AS wrote about Mallorca being brought to The Spanish player Crotone has 2.2 million euros.
Osasuna finished the season in 11th place, while Budimir was the club’s top scorer. In La Liga’s 11 goals, 7 of them were scored with his head, which made him the best scorer in that category in La Liga. Followed by Karim Benzema from Real Madrid, who scored 6 goals, and Youssef En-Nesyri (Youssef En-Nesyri) for Seville The Asian team scored 5 goals.
The 29-year-old striker made his debut in Croatia last year. He played 7 times for the national team and scored 1 goal. In the European Cup preliminaries against Armenia and Belgium, he did not play for a minute.