How a transfer works
With help from former Tottenham and Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli, we show you a step-by-step guide to a transfer.
What’s a medical like?
Can a 44-year-old man cut it in the Premier League? Our writer suffers — and suffers some more — through a medical at Everton.
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One of the main reasons many South American players often opt for La Liga ahead of the Premier League is because the Spanish top flight generally suits more technical players while the demands in England are more of a physical nature. However, Almiron is confident he would be able to adapt.
“Yes. I’m sure that if the time comes whether I will do poorly or well, but I’m really confident in the work I do,” he said when asked if he thought the Premier League suited him.
“If it’s the right time to go, I will try to do things in the best way to ensure it goes well.”
Atlanta face Portland on Sunday Dec. 9 in the MLS Cup final.