New Flamengo signing Lucas Mugni proving to be a fan favourite already
Lucas Mugni signed for Flamengo on a four-year contract yesterday from Colón and fans have already been celebrating the young Argentines transfer.
It had been reported that the transfer cost $1.25 million and it is seen by many as a fantastic deal for both the player and his new club.
Mugni signing for Fla has generated huge interest on social media sites with several fans website already set up on Facebook and several thousands of fans liking them already.
An official microblog account was also created on Thursday, which now has thousand of followers too.
This is all according to Lance who also quoted a tweet by a fan account for Mugni called @FlaMugni.
They tweeted: “His star will shine for Flamengo he will be happy and succeed. The Nation awaits you with open arms.”
The 22-year-old will certainly be pleased with the reception he has initially received after signing for the famous Brazilian club.
Mugni is likely to be presented to the fans early next week according to Lance and he could be in for a big crowd. It seems the Argentine is a fans favourite before he has already stepped on the pitch.