The deal was closed last Wednesday (4) and the official announcement is just missing.
Atlético-MG has a squad of most high level. There are several above-average players and the crowd is even more confident for the sequel to the season. On the other hand, the feeling is that Turkish coach Mohamed has not yet found his ideal philosophy of play, which is normal, as he has arrived recently and is still adapting to Brazilian football.
Behind the scenes, the good news is about the renewal of Mariano. According to journalist Jorge Nicola, this agreement is already closed. The side is considered very important in Cidade do Galo, on and off the field. The athlete also feels very good at Atlético and, despite having polls to return to football, he believes that the best thing for his career is to stay at Alvinegro.
“Mariano, right-back, will stay at Galo for another season. The current relationship would end in December this year, Marcelo Robalinho, his manager, was invited by Atlético’s directors to appear on Wednesday afternoon (4) at Cidade do Galo. There was already a verbal agreement for the extension of this contract (…)”, said Nicola.
The journalist continued talking about the matter: “(…) Galo has made a salary reduction policy in several renewals, but in the case of Mariano it was different, because he had a proposal to move to Turkey at the beginning of this season, but Atlético-MG didn’t even want to. open a conversation and at the opportunity it was agreed that there would be an extension of the contract with the maintenance of the current maturity (…)”, completed the journalist.