Interest in Facundo Pellistri is further evidence that the Real Madrid The South American market is controlled to the millimeter. The Peñarol player is one of the most important appearances of Uruguayan soccer in recent years. In addition, the good result it has given Fede Valverde further motivates the club to get closer to a boy who just turned 18 years and whose evolution seems unstoppable.He gave his first touches in La Picada FC. Then he continued to train in River Plate of Montevideo, where his talent began to flourish above the rest. Peñarol, more attentive than the other greats in the country, signed it at just 11 years old. The choice was perfect for him: he has grown in the lower categories of the Aurinegro club, he has burned stages very quickly (he played with the youth players since he was 13), and that confidence has now transferred to the first team. Idol in Peñarol with 18 yearsPellistri debuted in August 2019, 17 years old, under the orders of Diego Lopez. It took just three games to earn a place in the eleven. The shirt of a giant like Peñarol did not weigh an iota, being one of the best in the final stretch of the season. With the arrival of Diego Forlan On the bench last December, his weight in the team has increased. The former Atlético de Madrid forward, now a coach, has given it the ‘10’ and has worked with the board to close its recent renewal until 2022, despite the interest of other great clubs. At the signing, the desire of ‘Facu’ (as they call it at home) to play the Libertadores Cup. As this newspaper reported, Two giants from South America like Boca and Flamengo have already knocked on their door.His maturity on a playing field is the same as that shown on a daily basis. Facundo he just finished high school and his intention is to continue studying, either at the university or by taking another type of training. He also wants to improve his English (he has the Cambridge First Certificate approved), in another demonstration that he has his feet on the ground.Although his youth invites him to think that he will have to continue training to get to Real Madrid (he could be on loan or at Castilla), the feeling is that a bright future awaits him. Due to talent and character, he has everything to succeed in white. This is a footballer used to playing on the right wing, although with a tendency to move around the attack front. Its main virtue is driving. He is able to make rhythm changes with the ball stuck to his foot. Further, he has the technique and the balance enough to withstand the onslaught of hard Uruguayan football, and the clarity to provide solutions between the lines. Not to mention his concentration on the game and work for the team, always attentive to help in the defensive phase.
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