The days passed and there is clarity in the subject of Miguel Ángel Borja, who sounded like a new River Plate player. In football, business and agreements can be finalized in the shortest possible time, as well as fall and remain a simple rumor. In the case of Junior’s attacker, the novel with the Argentines seems to be on a good course, for all the parties involved.
Miguel Ángel Borja will have to postpone his desire to become champion of the League with Junior, the team he loves, to which he fought so hard to return a few months ago. River Plate’s offer would be accepted by the board of directors of the Colombian team and by Palmeiras, who still has the other percentage of their sports rights.
According to information from César Luis Merlo and Hugo Balassone, the Colombian striker will be River Plate’s new reinforcement “Both Junior and Palmeiras accepted the offer of US$6,500,000 for their entire record. Once the medical check-ups have been passed, he will sign a contract until December 2025”.
Sources consulted by FUTBOLRED, confirmed that the business was finalized. In addition, the striker will be traveling to Argentina to carry out the respective exams and make himself available to Marcelo Gallardo. The attacker also intervened financially, renouncing money from him, to seek to satisfy what Palmeiras expected in the operation.
Miguel Ángel Borja played a total of 17 league games with Junior, contributing 10 goals.