Reinildo Mandava debuted at Lille after helping the club to the French Ligue 1 title last season. Before being sign by Atletico on a contract until 2025.
After making his official debut with the team on Tuesday, February 1. The 28-year-old left-back reveal that feeling “I’m very happy. To be with Atleti is a dream come true. We have always dream of reaching the highest level. Especially when UFABET you are from Africa and a country like Mozambique.”
“It’s a moment that can’t be compare to anything else. And now I’m here to work and help the team.”
“I’m very happy. to represent a great club It is the champion team of Spain. And I hope to help the team in what they can. I’m very happy.
The 28-year-old displaced Domagoj Bradaric as Les Dogues’ first-choice left-back in the 2020-21 season. And become an integral part of their title-winning crop.
Reinildo started 24 Ligue 1 games last term as Christophe Galtier’s team march to the league crown. While he scored his first goal for the French champions against Lorient barely two weeks ago.
However, Atletico have now confirmed that Reinildo has joined the club on a three-and-a-half year deal, joining the La Liga champions now rather than in the summer as previously expected.
The Mozambique international leaves Lille having registered one goal in 87 appearances across all competitions for Les Dogues and follows Daniel Wass to the Wanda Metropolitano this month.
Despite Reinildo’s arrival, Yannick Carrasco is expected to stay at Atletico following rumours of a potential late switch to Tottenham Hotspur.