The current Mexican soccer champion continues to prepare to face the Apertura 2021 where he will defend his crown, in this situation, the Cruz Azul Celeste Machine has the Ecuadorian left back on the radar, Mario Pineida, but Barcelona of Guayaquil he asks for a fairly large sum for his footballer.
The next few hours will be essential for it to be known if the signing will prosper, for now, we share some things that you may not know about this player.
Date, schedule, transmission, venues and everything you need to know about Cruz Azul’s matches in the 2021 Apertura of Liga MX
There would be modifications in the fixed schedules of the clubs that play on Saturdays
From Ecuador they affirm that America will add one more reinforcement for the next tournament, the chosen player being José Cifuentes.
The quarterfinals of the Copa América were defined and Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay and Argentina are looking for their place in the semifinals.
The South American footballer is originally from Santo Domingo, Ecuador and was born on July 6, 1992, that is, he is 28 years old just a few days after his 29th birthday.
Mario Pineida works as a left-back, but he can also do it on the right wing. Its possible incorporation to the Machine would give competition mainly to Adrian Aldrete, this last semester players like Ignacio Rivero, José Martínez and Yoshimar Yotún, came to occupy that position in the absence of the Mexican side.
The player has never left his country, he emerged from the quarry of the Brasilia and in its beginnings in 2009, it went to Panama SC, to later be part of the Independent of the Valley in 2010 and leave in 2016 for the Barcelona of Guayaquil, club where he has remained since then and has been able to consecrate twice champion of the Ecuadorian league.
Mario Pineida He was part of the Tri in the U-20, there he participated in 12 commitments, but it was until 2014 that he made his debut in the absolute national field, since then he has only participated in nine games, currently he is an element with projection and is part of the group of the Copa América 2021.
According to information from the journalist Carlos Cordova, Barcelona of Guayaquil does not have budgeted to let the player out and, despite having a market value of 800 thousand euros, according to the portal Transfermarkt, will only accept offers greater than the $ 3 million, since he has a contract until December 2023.