Barcelona new signing Pablo Torre revealed he rejected bigger offers from Real Madrid in favor to join Barcelona
However, Pablo Torre completed his summer move to Barcelona from Racing Santander
After the club struck a deal with the lower league club over a transfer back in March.
The 19-year-old is widely regarded as one of the most promising young talents in the country
And is coming on the back of a successful season as he helped Racing achieve promotion to La Liga 2
Finished with ten goals and ten assists apiece from 33 matches.
Barcelona had their eyes on Pablo Torre for some time now but was facing competition from arch-rivals Real Madrid, who were also intent on landing the prodigious midfielder.
Torre disclosed he snub Real Madrid’s huge offers to join Barcelona
“It was quick. My representative told me, that he contacted Mateu Alemany. I was concentrated with the national team in Las Rozas and that’s when they told me that I had a video call with Xavi. He explained the project to me,” said Torre,
Torre then went on to explain his decision to snub Real Madrid, saying: “I spoke with Madrid, but in the end, my dream was to play and hopefully succeed at Barça.
“Madrid offered more money, but for me, the important thing was to play at Camp Nou and, above all, the sports project that it offered me. It was clear to me since he called me the first time.”