Barça confirmed on Monday that Alex Collado completed a loan move to La Liga side Elche. The midfielder will spend the rest of the season with Francisco’s men. Furthermore, the deal will not include a buy option.
BREAKING NEWS ❗ Álex Collado loaned to Elche until 30 June 2023
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) August 15, 2022
Here’s Barcelona’s official statement:
“FC Barcelona and Elche CF have reached an agreement on the loan of Álex Collado to the latter until 30 June 2023. There is no purchase option included in the arrangement.”
The 23-year-old left in order to try and find regular minutes. He accepted that he will struggle for game time at the Camp Nou in 2022-23.
Collado was spotted training with Elche at the weekend ahead of the team’s first La Liga match of the season tonight at Real Betis.
Good luck at Elche, Alex Collado!