After giving a €9m buy-back clause in his contract to Real Betis, Emerson Royal was re-signed by Barcelona. Emerson contract was till 2024. Barcelona has signed 3 players in this transfer window. The players are Aguero, Eric Garcia and Emerson Royal.
Emerson was signed as a backup player in place of Jordi Alba. Emerson Royal was signed in a joint-venture from Atletico Mineiro. Before making 79 appearances in a Seville based club. Real Betis was in the 6th position in the league to secure the place in the European league.
Emerson Royal is a Brazilian defender. He plays in the Right back position. He plays a total of 3,186 minutes last season, more than any other player. In the last two seasons, Jordi Alba, Jesús Navas and Kieran Trippier have more assist than Emerson Royal.
The national side chose Emerson because of Dani Alves injury. This is the first time call with the senior team.