Manuel Llano loaned to Godoy Cruz

Manuel Llano loaned to Godoy Cruz

The 21-year-old defender has signed a deal to join the Mendoza club for 18 months

Manuel Llano has left Newell’s Old Boys and joined Godoy Cruz on loan. The “Tomba” will have a future purchase option on the youngster.

Llano, who played 13 times for Newell’s last season, providing two assists, is a Rosario native who came through the Newell’s youth academy and can play on the right-side of defence as well as in midfield.

The club released a brief statement on Thursday, stating that 70% of Llano’s contract could be purchased by Godoy Cruz in December 2022 at the end of the loan deal for a fee of $850,000.

Best of luck, Manuel!