Information about the player’s situation was brought by journalist Jorge Nicola
O Flamengo is attentive to the market in search of some reinforcements for the next season. In 2023, the mengão should be commanded by the Portuguese coach Vítor Pereira. Aiming to reinforce the squad for the European commander, the team monitors names and defensive midfielder Wallisson, from Ponte Preta, was once again the subject.
According to information from journalist Jorge Nicola, Rubro-Negro Carioca would already have agreed the deal with Ponte Preta, but the problems would be between Macaca and Athletic, clubs that share the young man’s pass. However, the financial situation of the São Paulo team may end up helping the business.
“About the situation of midfielder Wallisson, who had played well in Campeonato Mineiro for Athletic, he was traded to Ponte Preta. Ponte acquired 50% of economic rights and kept 50% with Clube Mineiro. That’s where the problem will be.” highlighted Nicola.
“Today the two interested parties are Athletico Paranaense and Flamengo. Athletico Paranaense reached an agreement with Athletic and Flamengo reached an agreement with Ponte Preta, but there is no agreement between the other clubs and there is a giant impasse. To make matters worse, Ponte Preta is in a desperate financial situation, there are four months of delayed wages”, completed.
It is worth mentioning that, according to initial information brought firsthand by the Rádio Itatiaia reporting team, for Brazilian football, the 24-year-old midfielder has a contractual termination fine of R$ 30 million. For foreign countries, the value rises to R$ 160 million.