Palmeiras is Close to Selling Striker Erik to Japanese Club
Negotiation is near the end, and player must remain at Yokohama Marinos.
Palmeiras is close to agreeing the final sale of striker Erik to Yokohama Marinos, from Japan, according to the report of the ge. Details separate the end of the deal and the player’s stay in the east.
Erik was on loan at Yokohama Marinos until the 31st. The Japanese approved the striker for almost 18 months on loan and decided to buy him from Palmeiras. The figures have not been revealed.
Erik’s 2020 season has good numbers. In 35 matches, the striker scored 15 goals and stood out with the shirt of Yokohama Marinos, mainly in the Japanese Championship.
At 25, Erik has a contract with Palmeiras until June 2022. The club Alviverde bought the player in December 2015, after the striker was one of the revelations of the Brasileirão that year.
At the time, the board paid R $ 13 million to Goias for the player, who did not live up to expectations with the Palmeiras shirt.
In early 2018, Palmeiras released Erik on loan to Atlético-MG. Six months later, the striker arrived at Botafogo, where he remained until July last year, when he moved to Yokohama Marinos.
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