Jose Antonio Reyes Jr., son of the late former Arsenal star has signed his first professional contract with Real Madrid. The 16-year-old has signed his first professional contract with the La Liga giants. After impressing in the club’s Youth B team.
“It was a special moment for me.” said junior Reyes.
“I have signed my first professional contract with Real Madrid. And I want to thank the club for their trust and my family for their daily support.”UFABET
“I will continue to work and do my best to go as far as possible.”
Reyes joined Madrid’s academy in 2019 and progressed through the Youth B team. A youth team made up of players between the ages of 16 and 18.
The teenager was one of five players from the Youth B team to be called up to the Youth A team by former Liverpool defender Alvaro Arbeloa. Which includes players aged between 17 and 19.
Reyes was part of the Spain team.
That finished fourth at the Euro U-17 tournament in May. After losing to France in the semi-finals
His father, Jose Antonio Reyes, died in a car accident at the age of 35 in 2019.
After coming through the youth ranks of Sevilla. Reyes established himself as one of the most talented players in Europe before joining Arsenal for £17 million in January 2004.
He won the Premier League title just four months after arriving at Highbury. And lifted the FA Cup the following season. Where the Gunners lost to Barcelona in the Champions League final match.
After scoring 23 goals in 110 appearances in all competitions. Reyes left Arsenal for Real Madrid on loan in 2006 winning the La Liga title. Before making a permanent move to Atletico Madrid Next time.
Reyes won two Europa League titles in four seasons with Atletico Madrid before returning to Sevilla in 2011. Where he won the Europa League three seasons in a row from 2014 to 2016.