Vinicius Junior (Real Madrid) has decided on the spot regarding his possible transfer to the Premier League. His agent was very clear about his future.
Photo credits: IconSport
Vinicius Junior’s future is attracting interest from journalists and fans in Madrid. The Brazilian has become an important part of the merengue squad. Recently, there have been rumors about a possible move to the Premier League. The player’s agent, Frederico Pena, put an end to these speculations.
“Vini feels very close to Real Madrid and is very happy there. He feels very comfortable there, he likes the club. He’s been there so long that he’s kind of become a man there”he told the DailyMirror.
A release clause of 1 billion euros
Pena indicated that the striker could be a one-club (European) man: “Will he leave Real Madrid? Today, I would tell you that there is a good chance that he is the kind of player of one club, writing his whole history there and staying there for more than 15 years.
The agent also revealed that a new contract has been agreed, although it has yet to be officially announced. This new lease would provide for an extension until 2027 and a release clause of 1 billion euros.
Despite the growing financial power of the Premier League, Vinicius Junior doesn’t seem to be on his way to leaving La Liga. English clubs will have to make up their minds.
As a reminder, Real Madrid had paid 45 million euros to bring in the native of Sao Gonçalo. The Brazilian international (21 caps, 2 goals) has since scored 59 goals and delivered 64 assists in 222 appearances in the white tunic.
This season, Vinicius Junior has 23 goals and 21 assists in 52 games in all competitions. And he also participated in the World Cup (1 goal and 2 assists in 4 appearances). His current contract runs until 2024.