13 Jul Atletico Madrid seal deal for Udinese’s Rodrigo De Paul
La Liga champions Atletico Madrid have signed Argentina midfielder Rodrigo De Paul from Udinese on Monday.
Atletico mentioned De Paul joined the membership on a five-year contract. He had been with Italian membership Udinese since 2016.
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De Paul began for Argentina within the Copa America last in opposition to Brazil on Saturday, when the Argentines received 1-0.
“I will be becoming a member of the Spanish league champion and I do know that it’s a massive duty,” he mentioned. “It is a massive step in my profession.”
🆕🏧 @rodridepaul is already pink and white!
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— Atlético de Madrid (@atletienglish) July 12, 2021
De Paul performed two season with Spanish membership Valencia earlier than becoming a member of Udinese. He will probably be at Atletico underneath Argentine coach Diego Simeone.
Atletico are contemporary off successful the La Liga title, the team’s 11th in membership historical past and second underneath Simeone, who not too long ago prolonged his deal to handle Atleti via the 2024 season.
“I will get pleasure from being underneath his command as a result of I grew up watching him play with Argentina’s nationwide team,” De Paul mentioned.
Monetary particulars of the transfer between Atletico and Udinese weren’t instantly launched by the golf equipment.