JOAO FÉLIX would BE ALREADY IN MADRID
Joao Félix is more near that never to be new player of the Athletic
Published:17/06/2019 - 00:00h
Joao Félix is the favourite of the Athletic to substitute to Antoine Griezmann and seems that the Portuguese would be very near to turn into new player rojiblanco. It seems that the forward already would be in Madrid and that the colchoneros will pay the 120 'kilos' of his clause
The operation for the signing of Joao Félix lives his last, already was to decant by the Athletic of Madrid or for recalar in the Manchester City in a last twist of dramatic rudder. The Portuguese is the elected by part of the club colchonero to be the pillar of the new reconstruction of the team rojiblanco.
This newspaper already explained them the past week that produced a meeting in Portugal of which went out the commitment that this same week resolved the subject. And the key moments have arrived. The newspaper 'Record' even ensures that the footballer finds in Madrid, expecting news to know if finally it will be rojiblanco or if it has to travel to England to seal his pass to the team of Guardiola.
The club citizen has offered 30 million euros of wage in five years, a quantity that equalises the presented by the Athletic regarding net quantity by campaign. Besides, in the last hours, the English club offered to Benfica the possibility to remain a year yielded with the player, something that liked to the leadership embodied that it wanted to have a course more at least to his star.
However, the boy has the last word and his wish was the one to undertake already a new adventure. And in this circumstance, so much to the footballer as to his surroundings liked them a lot the fact to be the central player of the new project as it promised him the Athletic. And no one more in the the letter of chromiums of superestrellas as it would be in the case of the Manchester City.
So much he, as his family, as his agent, Jorge Mendes, understand that the Athletic is an ideal club to grow in the futbolístico. And right now, the City is a team where the titularity is not ensured. Besides, the footballer and his surroundings, as it explained them MD, have felt the affection and the personal attention that the Athletic has put in the negotiations, direct, sincere, doing him see the important that will be for the club. Something that can finish being decisive.
The operation, case to decant of positive form for the Athletic, would suppose the most expensive of the history of the club colchonero. Some fans understand that it is risky to pay by a boy of 19 years a quantity like this and besides assumes that it will be a similar operation regarding length to the one of his day Falcao and other cracks brought by the factory Mendes.
However, from the Athletic recalca that it is better to have to a footballer like Joao Félix, to the that all aim like the better future player of Europe, although it was only some seasons to have to another footballer that no transcienda. The proposal colchonera goes through to carry out a similar operation to the one of the course happened with Thomas Lemar, that is to say, do with the majority part of the rights of the player as it did with the Frenchman and that the Benfica finish perceiving the total of the clause (120 millions, the most expensive sale of the history of the club luso), case of an ulterior sale.
The Athletic of Madrid is optimistic because it knows that to the player him ilusionaba the option rojiblanca, but still remains a last step in which the City still can have something that say because the English picture already has left clear that will put all the meat in the asador. The resolution of the subject Joao Felix ex imminent.