It would be the signing of the tournament: reports place the Argentine Eduardo Salvio in the UNAM Pumas

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Edward Salvio would be a new player of the UNAM Cougars in the next few hours, according to the latest press reports. It is a fact that the Argentine will not continue in Boca Juniors, and the board of the university team would have convinced him to come to Mexico.

Rodrigo Celorio, a TUDN reporter, assured that the offensive midfielder is the new Pumas signing. Salvio was a World Cup player with Argentina in the 2018 Russia World Cup, and since 2019 he was a Boca Juniors player, a club that could not convince him to renew.

Edward Salvio He is 31 years old and in recent months he has shown that he is in excellent shape. In Boca he was always decisive and if he reaches Pumas he will become one of the benchmarks immediately.

There is no doubt that he would be the signing of the year in Liga MX. After the rumors about Edinson Cavani and Luuk de Jong, the third “big name” would be the charm.

Salvio’s contract with Pumas would already be being drafted to officially close the deal. Attention to the rest of Liga MX: a star is yet to come.