CFR Cluj wants 10 million euros for Claudiu Petrila

CFR Cluj have set the price for Claudiu Petrila, the 21-year-old far left of the Transylvanians. Owner Neluțu Varga is not going to part with it for less than ten million euros.

Claudiu Petrila didn’t have a good day today, often losing his footing on the muddy ground.

The match between CFR Cluj and FCSB will be played on Sunday April 17, at 8.30 p.m., in Gruia, during the fifth stage of the Ligue 1 play-offs. The return between the two rivals will take place during the very last stage of this season.

CFR Cluj wants 10 million euros for Claudiu Petrila

AS Roma, Lille and two clubs from Turkey would analyze the performance of Claudiu Petrila during the match against FCSB, informs GSP.

Neluțu Varga made the plan. The owner of CFR Cluj does not want to sell Claudiu Petrila if he does not receive the desired sum: ten million euros. Moreover, the Transylvanians want to retain a 20% percentage from a future transfer of the young footballer.

  • €1.4m is Claudiu Petrila’s market share, according to Transfermarkt.
  • Claudiu Petrila has scored 8 goals in 25 games for CFR Cluj in the current edition of Ligue 1.
  • Claudiu Petrila scored 5 goals in 25 games for CFR Cluj last season in Ligue 1.

CFR Cluj coach Dan Petrescu keeps Claudiu Petrila in reserve and uses him more in the second half of matches. The coach even said, more jokingly, more seriously, two months ago, after the match between Sepsi Sfântu Gheorghe and CFR Cluj, score 0-2, that Petrila enters better as a reserve.

“I said to Petrila, ‘You seem to play better when you’re in reserve.’ That doesn’t mean you have to get used to the reserve. I was sure he would be fine, but not really. It surprised me for good” – Dan Petrescu, after Sepsi – CFR Cluj 0-2