The Atlético de Madrid has joined the long list of teams that closely follow Facundo Pellistri. At just 18 years old, the Uruguayan pearl of
He has captivated big clubs in Europe, even though he has only been in the first team for a year. And although Real Madrid was the Spanish team that had shown the most interest, now the eternal rival has joined.
His freedom costs just over ten million euros, so the investment would not be high considering the footballer’s potential. Extreme speed, with overflow, good ball touch and vision of the game and ability to finish, he has a contract until 2022.
In Spain, Atlético and Real Madrid are the teams that have knocked on their door and, according to Daily Mail, are the best placed at the moment to take over the services of the pearl charrúa, whose termination clause amounts to eleven million euros.
Although it was said that Madrid had already bid for him, the truth is that the only formal offer that has been received by Pellistri He is from Toronto of the Major League Soccer (MLS), from the United States, and was ruled out because “the figures were lower than those intended” by the player. “In addition, the idea is that the future (of the footballer) is in Europe,” as they recently told MD from their environment.
On the continent, Manchester City, Newcastle and Naples are the clubs that also think of Pellistri, who, at 18, plans to make the leap to Europe very soon.