THE BALL – Zenit confirms reinforcement for Vítor Pereira (Zenit)

Zenit announced this Wednesday that it has reached an agreement with Corinthians for the “exchange of players on loan”.

Yuri Alberto, a 21-year-old forward, moves to Corinthians, coached by Vítor Pereira and which has Rafael Ramos in the squad. The young player scored 6 goals and made 4 assists in 15 games with Zenit, in 2022. In Brazil, Yuri Alberto had already represented Santos and Internacional.

In the opposite direction, Ivan Quaresma, a 24-year-old goalkeeper, and Gustavo Mantuan, a 21-year-old midfielder, head to St. Petersburg.

The four-time Russian champion said that the “agreement will come into force in mid-July when the players undergo medical examinations” by both clubs.

Zenit did not reveal the duration of the assignments, nor are any purchase options contemplated.