February 6, 2023

Vasco deals a strong blow with the Uruguay national team that played in the World Cup

a Basque Signed right-back Jose Luis “Pumita” Rodríguez from Nacional Oro. The player will arrive in Rio de Janeiro on Monday to undergo medical examinations and sign a four-season contract. The information was first published by journalist Venê Casagrande and confirmed by her Throw!.

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Pometa Rodriguez is 25 years old and played in the last World Cup for Uruguay, but she didn’t play. The right-back had bonds with Nacional until December 2023, but Vasco acquired him for around $2 million USD (around R$10.6 million). Danubio revealed, the player has also defended Racing, from Argentina, and Phoenix.

Pometa Rodriguez played in the World Cup for Uruguay (Photo: Disclosure/Uruguay)

In addition to Pometa Rodriguez, Argentine striker Luca Orellano, from Velez Sarsfield, is also expected at the start of the week to carry out medicals and sign with Vasco. Defender Robson Bamboo has already passed the tests and should be the next reinforcement announced by the club. Vasco officially announced five signings: striker Pedro Raul, defensive midfielder Di Luca, defender Leo and left back Lucas Biton.