Sometimes the players make a promising career in the lower divisions and are cataloged with the new jewel of the club. Which will generate an incredible sum of money the day it is transferred. Resulting in that it becomes a hard backpack to carry, as happened to the former River, Facundo Affranchino. Now the experienced midfielder will be part of a team that is far from the limelight.
Through their social networks, Olympus of Bahía Blanca He announced to his fans that the squad has a new reinforcement. Due to the fact that the soccer player and the institution reached an agreement that led to the signing of a contract until December 2021. The negotiations were easy to cope with because Affranchino arrived in freedom of action after being freed from Ecuador.
The institution in the south of the province of Buenos Aires has not experienced one of its best moments since 2018. Since in that year it was relegated to the First National, and its present, far from improving, worsened in 2019. Consequently that he is currently disputing the Federal Tournament A. And his performance in the 19/20 season was not good at all, he only garnered 27 points resulting in him being out of the playoff zone.
Ecuador a bad experience
«I arrived on January 9 at Olmedo and I could not be registered despite signing the contract. The reason was because the club had to sign me up in various places to be qualified, “Affranchino said in an interview Olé gave him in April. That authorization was delayed due to financial fair play issues that made the FIFA about the Ecuadorian club. And as a result he had an unexpected outcome, because of the coronavirus.
The pandemic forced football to be canceled on the planet and the player, despite having a signed document, was fired. In the middle, he never received a penny of what was agreed. And they didn’t help him return to Argentina either. “The club didn’t even contact me to offer me water, knowing that they hadn’t paid me a salary. It had been three months. It was very hard, everything was very complicated, “he said.