Diego Godín changes of scene: He reached an agreement with Atlético de Mineiro

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Diego Godín, one of the best defenders today in football on the old continent and the “Celeste” will continue to be linked to professional football, although this time in the Brazilian Series A Championship with Atlético de Mineiro, the current team champion. All this after terminating his contract with Cagliari.

The first to break the news was the correspondent of ESPN, Moillorens; who also highlighted that the Uruguayan wanted to try in South America, after a remarkable experience in European football with Villarreal, Inter Milan and Atlético de Madrid.

Fabrizio RomandoFor his part, he also reiterated that the heavenly defender also has a proposal on the table to extend his link with the Brazilian team for one more season. That is, you will have the opportunity to stay in shape despite your age.

Godín, played 40 games on his return to the Serie A with Cagliari and during this stretch, he managed to shake the nets on one occasion. Also accumulate six yellow cards and one assist.

In Brazil, the 35-year-old Uruguayan defender will meet again with players of the stature of Nacho Fernandez, Hulk or Zaracho and unfortunately, he was close to sharing the bench with Diego Costa; who coincided in his time as a mattress maker.

Finally, Godín will have the opportunity to stay in shape and thus help the Uruguayan team to get their ticket to Qatar 2022 and defend the champion trophy of the next season of the Brazilian.