Real Valladolid managed to get the loan of Joao Pedro Neves Filipe, or Jota, on the final day of the summer transfer market.
Jorge Mendes, the player’s agent, personally recommends the Benfica winger to Ronaldo Nazario, the president ofValladolid
It took ten games forJota
to make his appearance, eventually played on the field on Sunday evening in Granada scoring his pivotal goal.
After failing to win any of their opening eight La Liga games this season, the 3-1 result was exceptional andReal Valladolid
have now won two matches.
The next match forReal Valladolid
is Levante at home next Friday before they travel to the capital to play against Atletico Madrid the week after that.
played beside Atleti’s Joao Felix at Benfica, with both coming through in the same year. Felix moved in Spain in the summer of 2019, and is now one of the most lethal players in the Primera. Now,Jota
is up and running too.