May 28, 2023

Santos proved the value of the millionaire in his negotiations with Vasco, who left Carabajal

Carabajal is on loan to Vasco (Credit: Raul Baretta/Santos FC)

Santos sent this Sunday (17) Midfielder loan from Argentine midfielder Gabriel Carabajal Vasco until the end of the season. To rely on the player, the Rio de Janeiro club paid R$500,000 and took over the responsibility of paying the player’s entire salary.

The change of club came from the athlete himself. a Fish Diary It was discovered that Carabajal had sought Santos’ board of directors and asked to be traded. The main reason is the lack of minutes on the field. In 2023, the player played only three matches, two of which were as a starter.

In recent months, the player has been out due to a moderate injury to the rectus femoris muscle of the right thigh. He returned to matches against Botafogo-SP, for the Copa do Brasil, on 12 April. However, in the weekend’s round, it had nothing to do with GrĂªmio due to advanced negotiations with Vasco.

To complete the negotiations, Santos left the amount stipulated in the contract if Carioca’s team wanted to buy Carabajal: 3.5 million US dollars (about R$18 million at current prices). Please note that purchase is optional, not mandatory.

Carabajal was signed to Argentino Juniors in the middle of last year for 8 million Brazilian riyals. The midfielder has a contract with Santos until August 10, 2026. So far, he has made 12 appearances and scored a goal with a pixie shirt, in the defeat against Flamengo, last year.

In recent days, Peixe has been loaning out other players. In addition to the striker Carabajal Ruan Sekou was also loaned to Vasco By the end of the year, and Defensive midfielder Vinicius Zanusilo has been loaned out to Fortaleza.

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