After a negotiation that had a couple of rejected proposals, River Y Fiorentina would be about to reach an agreement to close the transfer of Lucas Martínez Quarta, who would continue his career in Italian soccer.
As reported by Javier Gil Navarro in SportsCenter, the offer remained at the 12 million euros that had been initially discussed, but the Italian team had to modify the method of payment to convince the leaders of the Millionaire.
After a meeting between Rodolfo D’Onofrio, Enzo Francescoli and the lawyer for the Núñez club, it is estimated that only details are missing for an official announcement to be made.
The 24-year-old defender had expressed his desire to take the step towards European football and Marcelo Gallardo himself had warned that he would not hinder any operation, as long as River get the corresponding benefit.
In total, the center-back managed to play 104 games with the team’s jersey where he made his professional debut and scored 6 goals.
Martínez Quarta is one of the local players with the most chances of being called up by Lionel Scaloni for the Argentina Selection, Y it is expected to be an important part of the coach’s plans for the future of the Albiceleste.