Real Madrid are apparently about to transfer goalkeeper talent Gabriel Slonina. The 18-year-old is currently still active in the MLS.
Champions League winners Real Madrid appear to be hitting the transfer market again. According to information from Marca, 18-year-old Gabriel Slonina from MLS club Chicago Fire is about to move to Los Blancos.
Goalkeeping talent agent Jaime Garcia spoke to journalist Fabrizio Romano about a potential move for his protégé: “We hope Chicago can reach an agreement with Real Madrid to make Gabriel’s dream of playing for this club come true.” , said Garcia, who added: “You can’t say ‘no’ to Real Madrid.”
Slonina is the youngest MLS keeper in history
According to information from GOAL and SPOX, however, Chelsea FC is also interested in signing the talent. Slonina made his MLS debut last year at the age of 17 years and 81 days, setting the record for the youngest player in the US league.
The jewel is still tied to the Chicago Fire until the end of 2023 and is part of the extended circle of the US national team. Now the 18-year-old seems to be taking the big step across the pond.