Teams in Spain have been actively recruiting .ers to bolster their squad ahead of the start of the Spanish La Liga next weekend. As many as 90 .ers have been signed by teams in the Spanish top division.
In terms of the amount spend on an individual .er Real Madrid currently lead with the sum paid for Aurelio Tchouameni while Barcelona are second by spending big on three .ers namely Rapinha, Robert Lewandoski and Jules Kounde.
Nigeria international striker Sadiq Umar will likely join the list if his move to Getafe for a fee in the region of €25m goes through following positive talks. The Nigerian will definitely leave Almeria this season.
Sadiq is still discussing personal terms with a team from abroad, who are also discussing structure of the payment of €25m Almeria wants. That team is according to some .s Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund.
The Nigerian has been top scorer for Almeria for two straight seasons with his goals helping them to gain promotion to the La Liga. His camp have not been responding to messages on his future and even the .er has stayed silent.