Jonny to play for Atletico Madrid after a long and fruitful career in RC Celta

Jonny leaves RC Celta after 6 seasons and 183 league matches in First Division, 211 in total. He starts a new sporting stage after 14 years in the club, where he has had a great career and is a role model for the academy players due to his huge growth in football terms, as well as his perfect behavior.

RC Celta and Atlético de Madrid closed a deal to transfer the homegrown player, whose contract expired in June 2019. Jonny is an exemplary player who grew in the club’s youth teams and made his debut with the first team at the age of 18.

His great performance at Celta has allowed him to play for the national team in the different youth categories, from the under 18 to the under 21. The club wants to sincerely thank Jonny for his effort, work ethics, commitment and attitude displayed from the first day he played with a Celta jersey. The club also wishes him the best of lucks in his new stage.