Cristian Tello has seen his relationship with him consolidated for one more season Real Betis, until June 2022, having already participated in 25 official matches in the current 2020/21 season and thus exceeding the minimum of 20 set in his contract, which was four seasons, plus a fifth conditional. Tello arrived at Real Betis transferred by FC Barcelona in the summer of 2017, for four million euros, plus one in variables, the Barça club reserving 50% of a future transfer, which could be at most 12 million euros, the amount set in its clause rescission.
Tello has participated this season in 25 games, 21 in the League and 4 in the Cup, and started the season with strength, scoring four goals in the first eight days and enjoying the title in up to seven consecutive League games – for the first time in his career. -, although since the defeat against Eibar on November 30, he has hardly enjoyed the title again. He played at the beginning the last game of the year 2020 against Levante – he was injured a few minutes before the start – and in the cup-butler clash against Real on January 26 and his twelve appearances since then have all been as a substitute, as in what that goes from 2021 has not yet started as a starter in LaLiga.
His last goal was made by Tello against Elche – he scored two – on November 1, because since then he has not seen the door in the 17 following games he has played – between the League and the Cup – 5 as a starter and 12 as a substitute.