In a current report, El Gol Digital has claimed that Actual Madrid are eyeing a transfer for Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez this summer season. It’s believed that Los Blancos boss Carlo Ancelotti is hoping to convey the Uruguay worldwide to the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium on this low season (through El Gol Digital).
Gimenez’s Excellent Type At The Spanish Capital
Gimenez skilled an excellent marketing campaign on the Wanda Metropolitano as he helped Diego Simeone’s aspect clinch the La Liga title final month. The 26-year-old was concerned in 26 matches for the Spanish outfit within the earlier marketing campaign in varied competitions.
The Toledo-born sensation was as soon as once more a dominant presence on the coronary heart of Simeone’s defence as he averaged 1.0 tackles, 1.1 interceptions and three.0 clearances per 90 minutes in La Liga and the UEFA Champions League final season. He even distributed possession properly after finishing 88% of his tried passes in each these competitions (stats through whoscored).
Gimenez has nonetheless received over two years remaining on his Atletico Madrid contract, so Los Blancos should make a giant provide if they’re to face an opportunity of convincing their rivals to half methods with their prized asset throughout this summer season switch window.
What Will Gimenez Add To Carlo Ancelotti’s Staff?
Standing at 1.85, Gimenez is a dominant presence inside his penalty field and might win his fair proportion of 50-50 aerial duels towards the opposition. He’s a good tackler of the ball and might make some essential interceptions for his aspect. The Toledo-born expertise may even put his physique on the road to dam a number of goal-bound shot makes an attempt inside his half.
The 63-time Uruguay worldwide also can make himself large and clear the hazard when the opposition are on the entrance foot. He’s additionally proficient at taking part in his method out from the again, so he’ll match into Ancelotti’s taking part in type fairly properly within the coming seasons.
At 26, Gimenez is having fun with the prime years of his profession. Therefore, we will anticipate him to make a right away impression on the Bernabeu if Los Blancos handle to recruit him this summer season. He might be an improve over Nacho and Eder Militao on the Madrid membership. Plus, he might function a perfect alternative for Sergio Ramos, who determined to depart Actual Madrid lately.
With all issues thought-about, Gimenez will add loads of high quality to Ancelotti’s defensive division and will even assist the Madrid giants problem in each home and European soccer subsequent season.