The Argentinos Juniors midfielder revealed that he did not chat with Riquelme but “I know something was said between the clubs.” Russo wants him on campus. Will your transfer be made to xeneize? Find out!
The European pass market ended and several Argentine footballers who had the objective of taking a leap in sports and economics saw that door close in the last hours. It is the case of Damien Batallini, who on more than one occasion had expressed his decision to leave from Argentinos Juniors to other destinations. However, the La Paternal club did not manage to transfer him and that is why in the last hours his surname returned to occupy the center of the scene in Boca.
As anticipated Clarion On Friday, the Soccer Council led by Juan Román Riquelme held a meeting with Miguel Ángel Russo where they presented the reinforcement options to analyze. One of them was that of the Argentinos Juniors footballer, who at the beginning of the year had had a survey from Marcelo Gallardo to play for River. The economic conditions, of course, were modified as a result of the pandemic and the player’s determination to leave.
Without avoiding his wishes, and still dressed in Diego Dabove’s outfit, the player marked his position. “I did not speak with Riquelme, but I know they spoke something between the clubs. Anyone would like to play in a big club; I would love to play in Boca. But if I stay in Argentinos I will also be happy”, said the midfielder. And he added: “I’m trying to train and stay out of all this. If my name is there, it’s because I’m doing things in the best way …”.
For the midfielder to make the leap to Boca, they must agree between the institutions. With markets and options closed, The idea of Argentinos Juniors is to offer Boca a percentage of the pass and be partners in a future sale from a player who was close to Turkey in this transfer window. For Román and company it is about an interesting option, but now negotiating with values different from those that were discussed at the beginning of the year. In fact, the idea is to pay no less than a million dollars.
“I dreamed of playing the Copa Libertadores, it is something very nice. It is obviously one of the objectives. Either with the Argentinos shirt or with the Boca one “, said the player, who will play a friendly against Boca in Ezeiza in the next few hours. “Boca is one of the biggest clubs in the world and my family is bostera, so they are waiting for it to be done …“, closed on TyC Sports.