The Vinotinto goalkeeper, Joel Graterol, will no longer continue with the Colombian team América de Cali after three consecutive seasons with the first team.
«Arriving in Colombia and reaching the fuse has been a blessing from GOD. Now I am leaving much better than I arrived, I am leaving with a suitcase full of a magnificent experience that I have acquired in these years, "the goalkeeper detailed through his Instagram account.
On several occasions the native of Valencia received recognition as "Best Man of the Match" setting a pattern in the team, so much so that he became the starting goalkeeper.
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Living since 2020 in the coffee country made the Venezuelan take root and only in the professional field, but also managed to connect with people whom he calls friends today.
«Of the most beautiful things in football are friendships and the good relationships that are forged. Here, I lived these three seasons surrounded by an incredible atmosphere with my colleagues in terms of treatment, work and respect, from the first day to the last, "he commented.
Graterol not only saw minutes in the Colombian first division, but also participated in the Copa Libertadores wearing the clothing of the cafereto club.
"America de Cali, thank you for trusting me. Thank you for your love that remained in my heart. Thank you for making me grow and thank you very much for letting me be part of the pages of your story," she concluded.
Until now it is unknown which cast will host the goalkeeper, it is expected that his new home will be announced within a few days.