@DavidMUFC1987 He was always going to sign new contract...the delay was due to him changing his representatives.........
Anyway its actually a good thing ,as Boca Juniors were trying to sign him up for Free next summer!!
Release clause hasnt changed by much also...few mil...so this means if he does move only the bIg European clubs can afford him (Wont be staying in south america!!)
Here's article I found about it: