BetisTOSubstitute for Piatek
ANDBetis is looking for a striker in the winter market that contributes to improving his goalscoring records. But as Quique Setin warned this past Sunday,the arrival of an attacking footballer must suppose the march of one of those who areright now in the template, since he prefers not to have four points in the remainder of the season.
And as of today, the one with the most ballots to leave the club is the Paraguayan Sanabria. After two and a half seasons in the entity, Tonny has not fulfilled the enormous expectations generated by his signing, for whichthe verdiblancos paid 7.5 million euros for 50% of their ticket to Roma.
Injuries and lack of regularity have hampered his career in Helipolis. Only at the beginning of last year, first at the orders of Setin, seemed to confirm their great conditions, but a problem in one knee forced him to go through the operating room braking his good time.
This season he has participated in 22 official matches, 15 of the League, five of the Europa League and two of the Cup, in which he has scored five goals, one of them a penalty. His first so much in the domestic competition did not reach until day 17,causing some despair among the fans, who dismissed him with whistlesafter being replaced last Sunday against Girona.
The best positioned team to take Sanabria, as Gianluca di Marzio has advanced on Sky Sports, is Genoa, of Serie A.With the imminent march of Piatek to the Milan, the Italian set completes with the Betis the cession with option of purchase of 20 million of the Paraguayan. An operation that will allow Betis to free a place in attack and an important salary before facing the contracting of another striker for the second part of the season.
It should be remembered thatBetis and Roma are co-owners of the economic rights of Sanabria in equal parts, so that in the event that the assignment was finalized and finally included a purchase option at the end of the course, the total amount of the sale will be shared by both clubs. According to Sky Sports, this week can be completed and Sanabra will be in Italy on Friday to pass the medical tests.