Reinier joins Brazil pending the announcement of Madrid
The Brazilian U23 National Team already has 22 of the 23 summoned in Colombian territory for the 2020 Pre-Olympic Tournament. The most recent to join the concentration in Armenia was Reinier Jesus Carvalho, who did not travel with the rest of the team after receiving permission from the Brazilian Football Confederation.The midfielder stayed one more time in his country to define the last details of his transfer to Real Madrid and his disengagement from Flamengo, a team with which he debuted as a professional in July of the previous year and became champion of the Copa Libertadores and Brasileirao. Reinier passed medical exams at Comary Farm, Place of concentration of the Brazilian National Team in Teresópolis, where staff from the Spanish club moved in order to expedite the process of transferring the 17-year-old player.Now the midfielder is focused on the Pre-Olympic with his sights set on Sunday, January 19, day of the debut against Peru in the Centenary of Armenia (20:30 local time) and also date on which he will turn 18. From that moment on, he can become official as a new Real Madrid player when the club considers it appropriate.In the Brazilian concentration, only Ricardo Graça, Vasco da Gama’s defense, was called at the last moment by André Jardine due to Walce’s injury that took him out of the Pre-Olympic.