Brazilian membership Grêmio introduced Former FC Bayern Munich defender Rafinha as its latest addition for the 2021 season.
The 35-year-old spent the vast majority of his European profession in Germany with Bayern Munich. For 2 seasons, Rafinha had Douglas Costa as his teammate between 2015 and 2017. Throughout his press convention, ESPN Brazil relayed Rafinha’s feedback, who made it identified that he’d wish to see his former teammate return to Brazil.
“Douglas [Costa] has been a good friend for a very long time already; we had an exquisite time collectively at Bayern Munich. In fact, the need to play collectively once more, much more for Grêmio, might be spectacular. For me, I may very well be right here tomorrow,” Rafinha stated.
“I believe that that is already out of my content material; I don’t have this data. The one factor I can say is that I hope [Costa] has a contented ending and that he can come to Grêmio; he’s a participant who makes a distinction.”
Bayern Munich gained’t train its possibility to purchase on Costa’s mortgage, and consequently, the 30-year-old will return to Juventus FC. The Italian facet is trying to offload gamers they haven’t any use for, and Costa is one participant The Outdated Girl want to depart with this summer season.
Grêmio has proven curiosity within the ahead and varied reviews that Juventus want to have interaction in a deal. Nevertheless, Costa’s wages stay a sticking level.
The Brazil worldwide is underneath contract till 2022, so if there aren’t any takers this summer season, Grêmio may wish to wait a yr and take a look at grabbing him on a free switch.