Gameiro to join Valencia

The Frenchman made 82 appearances for our club and scored 27 goals. Best of luck, Kevin!

Kevin Gameiro has been transferred to Valencia CF. The Frenchman joined Atlético de Madrid back in the 2016 summer transfer window and made 82 appearances for our club. In those matches, he scored 27 goals. 

Gameiro scored on his official debut for our club on 22 August in our league match against Alavés. Since then, he made appearances for our club in the Copa del Rey, UEFA Europa League, UEFA Champions League.

In the 2017/18 season, Gameiro played 36 matches and played an important role in our team’s Europa League win with two goals in five matches. He also scored the second-fastest hat-trick in LaLiga history, when he scored three goals in four minutes and 45 seconds to give us a 1-4 win over Sporting Gijón.

Best of luck, Kevin!