Racing Hierarchy reinforcement for the Academy
ANDl Gago Racing adds to his first great figure for the 2022 season. Waiting for it to become official, Edwin Cardona will be an Academy player in exchange for $ 3 million for 50% of the pass Approximately, a proposal that ended up accepting Xolos de Tijuana de México, the club that owns his pass, and that surpassed those proposed by Atlético Nacional, a cast from Medellín that also wanted the talented midfielder.
It should be noted that the Colombian had prioritized continuing to play in Argentina after Boca, the club he was in, decided not to buy the ticket to Tijuana, and Racing moved quickly and concisely to stay with the 29-year-old player who also wanted stay to maintain and improve your level thinking about the Qatar World Cup 2022.
As it transpired, Cardona will arrive this Monday with a negative PCR of Colombia and after his arrival he will go to have a medical check-up, and if approved he will sign a link with Racing until December 2024. If things happened as expected, on Wednesday he would be having his first training with his new teammates, under the orders from a Gago who already knows him and well since he shared a squad in 2018/19.
In this way, Cardona becomes the third reinforcement of Racing, which apparently after this is withdrawn from the market. They also arrived Gabriel Hauche, from Aldosivi and former player of the Academy, and the right back Facundo Mura, former Students and Colón, member of the selected sub 20 and sub 23 of Argentina.