Real Madrid announces loan signing of Joselu
Real Madrid has officially confirmed the acquisition of Spanish striker Joselu on loan from Espanyol for the upcoming season. The agreement includes an option for Real Madrid to purchase the player at the end of the loan period. The 33-year-old forward’s arrival is expected to bolster Madrid’s attack, which has been weakened due to the departure of key players.
Joselu’s impressive record and international call-up
Joselu, known for his experience and versatility, has been a standout performer, scoring three goals in four appearances for the Spanish national team. Despite Espanyol’s relegation, he finished the season as the third top goalscorer in La Liga, with an impressive tally of 16 goals. His outstanding performances earned him a call-up to the national team squad for the Nations League final four, where he made crucial contributions, including a last-minute winner against Italy in the semifinals.
Joselu’s previous connection to Real Madrid
Joselu has a history with Real Madrid, having played for their B team and making one appearance for the senior team during the 2010-11 season in La Liga. Over the course of his career, the journeyman striker has showcased his skills in Spain, Germany, and England, representing a total of 10 clubs. With Real Madrid undergoing significant changes in their attacking lineup, Joselu’s signing brings experience and firepower to the squad.