Home Everton has officially announced the signings named James Rodriguez. Colombian midfielder joined the Merseyside with a term of 2 years plus terms may extend to 3 years from the big guns of Spanish football - Real Madrid. According to Daily Mail, the cost of the deal is estimated at around 20 million pounds.
James Rodriguez officially joined Everton
After the deal is completed, the homepage Real Madrid also left a few lines of the message. Bernabeu home side simply admit that they and Everton have completed acquisitions, and for the praise and gratitude given to players who earn them a lot of money thanks to ... sell jerseys.
The key point to James Rodriguez approved leave Real, joining a team like Everton midsize England, it was by his former mentor Carlo Ancelotti. When James came to Real after the 2014 World Cup in the contract "blockbuster" 63 million pounds, the Italian military rulers while also led the team to the Royal Spanish.
Under "Carletto" James Rodriguez played 29 games, scoring 13 goals and 13 assists to the right in the first season jacket Real - season 2014/15. But since Ancelotti was sacked Real, the fate of James becomes hard time.
The midfielder has gradually lost the position and not the coach later as Rafael Benitez's Real especially Zinedine Zidane and use the information. So he was thrown to Bayern Munich on loan in two seasons, from 2017 to 2019. However, the German team was not impressed with this player and refused to activate buyout clause.
Last season, James Rodriguez came off the bench only 14 times in the Real Madrid shirt color. Stars born in 1991 is not in the plans of coach Zidane. James' contract with "Los Blancos" only to summer 2021. This deadline is the key to Everton bought this player for only about 20 million pounds.
Former attacking midfielder leading, James Rodriguez and even dream of many big teams. Manchester United, Chelsea of England, and PSG, Atletico also been linked with the player. However, then Real maintains the view does not sell James, though not plan to use this player. And that led to career setbacks of the 2014 World Cup top scorer.
This is the 3rd time James worked with Carlo Ancelotti, before they work together at Real Madrid and Bayern Munich. Ancelotti praised the talents of Colombian players, he can confidently promote the qualities of his pupil whom he dotes.