The Paraguayan footballer Juan Escobar starting this Wednesday will be a player of Toluca. The defender arrived from Blue Crossthe team where he was proclaimed champion of Liga MX.
Escobar signed his contract with the Scarlet institution today and the Guaraní winger will be on loan until 2024, but Blue Cross Includes a mandatory purchase option that will automatically expire if Escobar completes 60% of the minutes between Clausura 2024 or Apertura 2024, or if Toluca the Liga MX title this year.
The Paraguayan has entered Tolucapresented medical tests and after signing the contract, the scarlet club will make the official announcement of his incorporation, which may happen today and it is expected that in the afternoon he will have his first practice.
In case the minutes are not reached or if the Choricero team is not proclaimed champion of Aztec football, Toluca can stay with the Paraguayan if they want, but they will have to pay 5.5 million dollars to buy 100% of their card from the directive of The Machine.
The Paraguayan has become one of the highest paid players in Toluca and if the scarlet highest-paidm, he will have a contract untScarletmber 31, 2027, that is, 3 more years after 2024.
It was Tuesday when coach Renato Paiva confirmed the arrival of Juan Escobar in hell, mentioning that the Paraguayan arrived at his request and will occupy the position of NFM player that will be vacated by Brazilian Pedro Raúl.
Before Escobar signed his contract with the Red Devils, the choristers team welcomed his arrival in hell, because they considered that the Paraguayan would help consolidate the scarlet defense.
“I had to face him many times, he is one of those defenders who marks you well, he does not leave spaces, whether he comes or not does not depend on me, but he will be a fundamental part of what what we are facing. looking for, that defensinsolidation that we want and that he has someone who can attack, without worrying about the defensive zone, he will be a very important player for the team,” said Jean Meneses this morning in a press conference.
Toluca just lost 3-2 against Chivas on Day 4 of the Clausura and their next match is against the León squad.