The race to sign teen Palmeiras Endrik continues.
In July 2024, Andrik will turn 18 and until then he cannot officially join a European club, but in the meantime, teams are fighting for a place.
The 16-year-old has scored three goals in seven matches for Palmeiras in the 2022 Serie A season.
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RealMadrid close to €70m deal for Palmeiras teenager Endrik with agreed personal terms, according to Fabrizio Romano.
Madrid are in the final stages with the talented left-footed Brazilian striker whose contracts are being discussed and they hope to close the deal this month.
Romano claims that Paris Saint Germain withdrew from the race despite an offer of 58 million euros made a few days ago. Chelsea were also interested in the past.
– A package worth more than 70 million euros;
– Personal conditions agreed with the player;
– Contracts/documents discussed;
– I plan to conclude a deal in the near future.
Real Madrid are close to a deal with Andrik, as announced yesterday, it’s a matter of the last steps #Andrik
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) December 7, 2022
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