It was an open secret since mid-July, but Real has made it official today: the txuri urdin club reached an agreement with Louisville City FC of the USL Championship in the United States for the transfer of Jonathan Gomez, who will play in the Sanse. The 18-year-old left-back born in Texas has signed a contract until 2025 with the entity txuri urdin, but he will not join the discipline of Xabi Alonso’s team until November, since the footballer will finish the season with his current team and the The last game, against the Birmingham Legion, is scheduled for October 31st. La Real will pay 100,000 dollars (85,000 euros) to get their services.
With the Mexican senior team
Jonathan Gomez Born North Richland Hills, in the US state of Texas, on September 1, 2003. At the age of 12 he enrolled in the FC Dallas academy. After three years, in which he played for the U-13 team as a winger, he moved to the reserve team of FC Dallas North Texas SC of USL League One. In March of last year, he signed a professional contract with Louisville City FC, of the Championship or second division of the United States.
‘Jo-Go’, as they call her footballingly, was born in the United States, but is of Mexican descent. His older brother, Johan gomez, ended up at Porto after playing for North Texas FC. The footballer already signed by Real has represented both the United States and Mexico in the youth teams. Also, at just 17 years old, he was recruited by Gerardo Martino for the Mexican senior team for a friendly against Iceland in Dallas and for the Final Four of the Concacaf Nations League. He completed training, but did not make his debut, so the United States is in time to get ahead of the ‘tri’. Jonathan Gomez He has already passed through Europe because he was tested with FC Mydtjylland from Denmark, Sporting CP and Porto FC from Portugal.
In its statement, the Real wants to thank Louisville “for the disposition throughout the process of approach and negotiation where it has had an exemplary behavior from the ethical and professional perspective of the transfer of the player.”