Jonathan Viera signs as a free agent for Almería until 2025


The Spanish footballer Jonathan Viera became the fifth winter reinforcement of UD Almería this Tuesday, signing until 2025 for the red and white entity as he has been a free agent since his abrupt departure from UD Las Palmas in the middle of last December.

This was indicated by the Almería club on its website. “He is a player who needs no introduction due to his long and proven career; his last stage at UD Las Palmas ended in December for personal reasons and he closed a cycle where in 265 games he scored 75 goals for the yellow team, where he was dismissed as an 'emblem,'” the press release stated.

“Viera's natural position is 'ten' although he performs in all the forward areas. He has nearly 150 games in the First Division with thirty goals and thirty assists, numbers within the reach of few players in his position,” the note noted. of Almeria.

Thus, he highlighted his “excellent game vision” along with his “quality and combinative style” as “most outstanding characteristics.” “In addition to his mark at UD Las Palmas, where he served as captain, Viera has played for Valencia CF and Rayo Vallecano, as well as Standard Liege and Beijing Guoan,” the press text added.

Viera's experience in international events was also highlighted, having played in the Champions League and Europa League in the 'Old Continent', as well as the Asian Champions League and various promotion phases.

“Without a doubt, this is an immediate performance addition that offers a leap in quality to the red and white squad, with which it is committed to fighting for the challenge of a difficult but not impossible permanence,” Almería stated in its statement.