Uruguayan footballer Gaston Ramirez has officially signed for Peñarol, a move that puts him back where he began his professional football career back in 2009. The former Bologna and Sampdoria player has now returned to his roots, signing a contract that runs until the end of December.
The news of the transfer was confirmed through an Instagram post by Peñarol. The photograph showed the Uruguayan footballer signing his contract, symbolising the reunion with his old club.
Ramirez, who used to play in Italy for Bologna and Sampdoria, will now look to make his mark once again in his homeland. This appears to be a particularly poignant moment in his career, reuniting with the club that gave him his first taste of professional football.
Details about the specifics of the contract have not yet been disclosed. However, it is clear that Ramirez has committed his immediate future to Peñarol, a team known for its rich history in Uruguayan football. There will undoubtedly be great anticipation among fans and pundits alike about how Ramirez will perform in the familiar surroundings of his home club.