Real Madrid will already win the first rookie in the winter merto. According to Marca, the club has reached an agreement with the River Plate to transfer the Exequiel Palacios (20 years). Considered to be the most talented Argentine player of his generation, River Plate midfielder is an El Milonario midfielder. He must have been in the River lineup without injuries when returning from the RMC Sport on November 24th, unless he has a first game with Boca Juniors in the first leg of Coca – Libertadores and is injured.
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Real Madrid agreed to a transfer fee of 20 million euros. The River Plate is expected to join the new club in early January or early December if it qualifies for the World Club Cup in the UAE from December 12 to 22. The tournament also takes place in Real Madrid.
Argentine international since September
According to Marca, he must sign a contract by 2024. After Vinicius Jr of Brazil, Real confirms that he tends to recruit young and talented athletes. At the age of 20, Palacios has already played about 50 games on his first team, which has been trained since he was 17 years old. In September he celebrated his first two starts with Argentina and even delivered a decisive pass to Guatemala.