Peñarol signed the son of a deputy, with the build of a basketball player, and a great 2023, to strengthen the centre-back
Peñarol reached an agreement on Monday with Martin Giannulli to strengthen the squad.
He is a football player with the build of a basketball player, standing 1.96 meters tall.
He played the last two seasons at Cerro Largo and was a 2023 standout defenseman.
He is a 23-year-old left-footed defender who plays in Spain.
His father, Gabriele Giannulli, is a representative of the National Party.
“I asked myself many times how I managed to endure those early years without playing at all. The reason is that my father always made me see that if they did not allow me freedom, there was a reason. “One day the opportunity will come,” the defender said last year. to rule.
Giannulli is actually from Peñarol
After training for years in River Plate's youth teams, Promoted by Jorge Fossati But after a year the coach told him he wouldn't consider that.
Then he made his decision to go play in Spain. He moved to Montijo, of the third division of Iberian football, which is the fourth category after the Spanish League
He gained promotion to the second division after the qualifiers, but did not stay.
He returned to Uruguay and signed a contract with Cerro Largo in which he played 57 matches and scored three goals in the last two seasons without suffering any injury.
Guzman Rodriguez waited
Defender Guzman Rodriguez, who defended Boston River in 2023, remains in goal for the Carboneros.
Talks with this footballer started more than a month ago.
Guzmán Rodríguez is very close to Peñarol
But due to various circumstances it is not closed yet.
At Peñarol, they are confident that in the next few hours, Guzman Rodriguez will join the defence, because it is another explicit request from coach Diego Aguirre, Now everything is more advanced to reach an agreement.
This Tuesday they are waiting for Siqueira
Another of Diego Aguirre's requests is to sign Argentine winger Leonardo Siqueira.
The Argentine footballer arrives on a free from Everton de Chehill, as reported on Saturday to rule.
He is 28 years old and will join the Coal Attack.