Another Argentine youngster has made the jump to Europe.
Velez youngster Hernan TOLEDO has joined Fiorentina on loan with an option to buy. The transfer was sealed for 7.5 million euro’s. TOLEDO, a 20 year old winger, came up through the Velez youth system (prior to that through Sportivo Belgrano).
Here’s what he had to say about his transfer:
“I have very, very positive sensations. I am truly happy to come to a top level league like Serie A. I can’t wait to get started.”
“I am happy to have reached an agreement with such an important club. I’m really eager to start training with my new teammates and give my best to the side.
“The player I model myself on is Angel DI MARIA. I find his football enchanting.”