09/01/2021 at 8:23 PM CEST
Besiktas, one of the most successful clubs in Turkey, announced this Wednesday the signing of Spanish footballer Francisco MonteroUntil now at Atlético, who was already playing on loan for the Istanbul club last season.
“Welcome to your home, Francisco Montero”, headlines Besiktas the statement released this Wednesday afternoon on its website, announcing the signing of the 22-year-old Spanish player.
“The Spanish defender, who was already a participant in our double championship in the 2020-2021 season, has signed a new contract“said the statement.
“We welcome Montero into his home, convinced that he will have an important role in this new stage, and we wish him success,” the note concludes.
In a message on Twitter, the Istanbul club released a video in which Montero remembers his first time at Besiktas as “a challenging life.” “Going abroad for the first time, at an early age, leaving his wife pregnant, alone at home … all that turns into special moments that later make you mature,” says the player, in front of a background of images with his woman and then with her daughter in her arms.
“I am grateful to Besiktas for all this, and now I return again to increase the amount of these beautiful memories. But now in a more relaxed, exciting and demanding way, “concludes Montero.
The Sevillian defender is a player from the Atlético quarry, whose shirt he has worn since he was 16 years old, although in the 2019-2010 season he was on loan at Deportivo de A Coruña and in 2020-2021 at Besiktas.