Young Colombian football player Flappian Londono Bedoya He signed his first professional contract with River Plate de Argentina.
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The striker, who dazzled the reserves of the “millionaire” club, signed his contract until the end of 2024, on a condition of 25 million euros, a number he put in the mouths of the Argentine and Colombian press.
The link was closed at the offices of the Monumental Stadium, in the presence of President Rodolfo de Onofrio, the club announced.
Who is Londono?
Londono is a Colombian footballer born on the 9th of July 2000 in Ipegeco, Antioquia. His footballing debut was at the Antioquia League club Deportivo La Mazzia. He is a relative of the former soccer player and current coach, Gerardo BedoyaWho even trained him.
It was Gustavo Firmani, the current member of the River Reserve technical team, who saw him and escorted him to Argentina.
Londono has been in River since 2018, and since he spent more than 30 months in Argentina, he will not occupy a foreign share in the event that Marcelo Gallardo decides to raise him to the first team, according to Argentine media reported.
The striker, who had torn ligaments that halted his career for a while, had already started filming in reserve and sparked such interest that the club decided to tie him up. He has already scored 9 goals in the reserve tournament and is the great character in the team table.
He scored in his last Superclassic match against Boca, which sparked great interest among the fans. A few weeks later, he scored a hat-trick against Colón de Santa Fe, as well as a brace against central Cordoba.
He is a 1.82m forward, has good passing, and really has interaction in first-team training from River.
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