Diego Llorente, after Roma there is Betis: he signs until 2028. The numbers


After the failure to redeem by the RomeDiego Crying will start again from the return to Spain, this time from Betis. The 30-year-old defender from Madrid has officially signed the new contract that will tie him to the biancoverdi until 30 June 2028. He arrives permanently from Leeds: the English club will be paid 3.25 million euros. This is the fifth purchase for Manuel’s squad Pilgrims and will be available for the pre-season which will start on Thursday in Austria.

Here is the text of the press release that appeared on the Iberian club’s website: “Real Betis Balompié and Leeds United have reached an agreement for the transfer of Diego Llorente. The new Betic player signs until 2028. Diego Llorente Ríos (Madrid, 16 August 1993) began his professional career as a player in the Real Madrid youth system, a team with which he made his debut in the Primera Division in the 2012/13 season. The new green-and-white player has a long experience in the Spanish top division, where he has exceeded one hundred games in the years in which he played for Real Madrid, Rayo Vallecano, Málaga CF and Real Sociedad. His great growth led him to make the leap to the Premier League with Leeds United in 2020, where he remained for three years. In the last two seasons he has played with Roma, playing 54 games and also playing in the Europa League. Llorente has played for the Spanish national team, making ten appearances in total”.