February 2 According to The Athletic, Shenhua once wanted a 4 million euro termination fee
Under Guimaraes, who was still playing in Brazil at the time.
Before coming to Europe, Guimaraes played for Atlético de Parana in Brazil. Shenhua wanted to sign the midfielder with a release fee of 4 million euros. The Super League team offered a huge offer to the player, which meant that he
The income is equivalent to his 8 years at Atletico Parana, but he does not like the idea of playing in China.
Guimaraes’ first choice at the time was Atletico Madrid, but he was rejected by Atletico Madrid. The midfielder moved to Ligue 1 Lyon in the winter window of 2020, and moved to Newcastle in the winter window of last year.
At Newcastle, Guimaraes quickly became one of the best midfielders in the Premier League, and he was also a regular for the Brazilian national team.
Previously, Guimarães said in an interview: “I received some offers before joining Lyon, one of which was from China. This offer was enough to change my life, but I still refused. At that time, everyone thought I
Crazy. But looking back now, I always believed in my own potential.”