Argentine football jewel awakens interest from clubs in Brazil, Flamengo, Palmeiras and Botafogo want to count on Julian Fernández, 19 years old.
The youngster belongs to Vélez Sarsfield, last season aged just 18, he made 43 appearances, scored 4 goals and provided two assists for the Argentine club. In the current round, Julian is an absolute starter, played 8 games and scored two goals.
At the age of 19, the contract runs until the end of 2024 and the termination fine is 20 million dollars (about R$ 101 million in today’s quotation).
Rodrigo Romano, a well-known football journalist, announced that Flamengo is the closest club to the right. According to him, Vélez would be willing to sell the jewel for about 10 million dollars (approximately R$ 53 million).
Playing in Brazil is a priority for Julián Fernández
According to Uruguayan journalist Rodrigo Romano, the Flamengo it is the club that is closest to signing the player, but it still needs to negotiate with Vélez the amounts and payment methods. The Argentine leadership will only accept negotiations if they receive a proposal of 10 million dollars (53 million reais) for Julián Fernández.
In addition to the red-black interest, Palmeiras and Botafogo also showed a willingness to count on the player. However, neither club has yet made an official offer to Vélez.
Characteristic of Julián Fernández
The 19-year-old can play as a right or left winger, in addition, he also acts as a second striker.