The Uruguayan indicators till 2025, the identical yr that he has a Hermoso contract and another than the Balkan, lately insured
- Interview Gimnez: “Physically I have improved a lot, before I was a chubby”
In the summertime of 2018, weeks after the departure of Diego Godn, after changing into the third captain of the Atltico and inheriting (with permission) the quantity 2 of his compatriot, Jos Mara Gimnez (Toledo, Uruguay, 1995), he mirrored on this newspaper about his future.
Query: In immediately’s soccer are you able to swear everlasting like to a crew?
Reply: It could imply being a prisoner of phrases. You may be very keen on one thing, however the future can’t be determined by you. Swearing love will probably be in useless. I hope I do not go away and may do my entire profession right here. It isn’t simply as much as me.
Gimnez is probably not an everlasting love, however no less than it resembles him. The Uruguayan center-back signed his renewal with Atltico till 2025. By then he will probably be 30 years outdated and, if the accidents give him a break, he’ll nonetheless have time to have the ability to stamp his signature another time. He signed in 2013 on the age of 18 and now, with 26 and greater than 200 video games (216) as rojiblanco, he has develop into together with Stefan savic, who additionally simply renewed, this one till 2024, within the chief of the protection of Simeone.
Two renewals for the middle of a protection that appears secure, regardless of the threats looming from the Premier. The gives for Gimnez, whose clause was till now of 120 million, haven’t stopped. The Chelsea, for instance, he even threatened to pay for his freedom and Manchester Metropolis, at Guardiola’s want, he supplied 85 kilos. Nevertheless, the Uruguayan, who already introduced in Could, through the celebration of the league title, that he’ll proceed within the crew, stays one of many figures.
Lovely mario, now untouchable within the wager for the three centrals of Simeone, has a contract till 2024. And the one doubt hangs over Philip, whose hyperlink expires in a single yr, and whose age (32 years) factors to a downward renewal, as is the membership’s norm.