Monreal (Iruñea, 1986) and Real Sociedad have reached an agreement to extend their contract for at least one more season, until June 30, 2022. The txuri urdin club has just formalized the signing of a pact that includes, In addition, the option that the Navarrese left-back can extend his stay at the Real for another year, as was his wish, until June 2023. The second optional campaign would be based on a series of objectives, by parties, which he will have to win over the footballer on the pitch. In the event that there are finally two more campaigns than Monreal continue as blue and white, he will conclude his contract with 37 years.
Sports already advanced at the end of 2020 that the will of Monreal It was to continue in the Real and, from there, the talks have lasted for about five months but always with the firm conviction on both sides of reaching a good port, with the renewal agreement that becomes official on the eve of the Cup final. MD also announced at the beginning of March that the talks were well advanced with the Eskiroz but that he wanted to include in the contract an optional second year. With this formula as the framework of the entente, Monreal has signed until 2022 with the option to continue until 2023.
Monreal He signed for Real from Arsenal in the final stretch of the 2019 summer market, with the season already started, and since then he has become an essential piece for Imanol Sheriff. He has played 58 official matches as txuri urdin (45 in the League, 5 in the Cup, 7 in the Europa League and 1 in the Super Cup), 53 as a starter, in which he has scored four goals, which means that he has participated in almost 70% of the encounters. An injury has put his participation in the Cup final in doubt but everything indicates that after having been dosed in the last days of the League – he did not play the last three games before the break – he could be from the game against him Athletic.