Press reveals Valencia’s interest in Edson Alvarez and places him as one of Ajax’s worst signatures

Edson Álvarez doesn’t care much for the team coach Erik ten Hag and I could look for more minutes in Spanish football

Valencia He is interested in the Mexican football player Edson Álvarez and Winter Market will try to purchase your borrowed services, according to reports arriving from Europe.

According to the journalist Mike Verweij of the Dutch newspaper De TelegraafÁlvarez, 23, is one of the goals of the LaLiga team, and the intention of the Iberian board of directors is to obtain his loan and include the option to buy at the end of the season. In turn, The Mexican midfielder has already expressed his desire to emigrate to Spain.

As the above-mentioned newspaper pointed out, ‘Machín’ communicated to the board of directors of Ajax you want to join Valencia to have more minutes due to lack of opportunities under the orders of Erik ten Hag.

In the last four Eredivisie games, Álvarez remained on the bench in three, and last weekend he participated in the victory against PEC Zwolle in 45 minutes, while in the group stage of the Champions League, Edson totaled only 123 minutes.

For its part, the “Super Deporte” website emphasizes that Álvarez can act as a pivot and central defender, positions that “the Mestalla team wants to strengthen in this winter market”. It should be remembered that the departure of the Frenchman Geoffrey Kondogbia to Atletico Madrid opened a space in the center of the field for the orange team.

In the same environment quoted above, From the Telegraaf, it is mentioned that the signing of the Mexican was one of the worst for the Amsterdam team, as he failed to wait after the team paid $ 16 million.

The footballer played 23 games in his first season, in which he barely accumulated 1,350 minutes throughout the tournament and made two annotations, one in the Champions League qualification and another in the group stage.

Due to low gambling, inactivity and the global crisis due to Covid-19, the Transfermarkt portal mentions that Edson’s value is currently $ 8.1 million.