When James Rodríguez left Real Madrid for Everton, we hardly looked at the details of the transfer. When the Colombian arrived in England, the European press reported that the Toffees managed to get the coffee star out of Spain for the sum of 30 million euros. It was not so.
In the last hours, the Football Association (FA) of England revealed the official documents that register all the market movements that have occurred in the Premier League since February 2020. There the information of the arrival of James Rodríguez to Everton appeared and it was confirmed what had already been said for months: the Colombian came to Carlo Ancelotti’s team for free.
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Posted by Bolavip Colombia on Friday, April 2, 2021
The Toffees did not have to pay a single peso to Real Madrid for the ’10’ of the Tricolor to leave Spanish football. In addition to that, the two names that made this great move in favor of Everton possible were revealed: Jorge Mendes and Kia Joorabchian were the two men who moved the Cucuteño to the Premier League.
Jorge Mendes, with his agency Gestifute International Limited, represented James and Everton to reach an agreement with Real Madrid for their departure. Joorabchian was the man sent by Everton to supervise and process as an intermediary for the Colombian to move to the city of Liverpool.