ANDa is official. Takefusa Kubo is a new Villarreal player . The Japanese reaches the yellow team on loan for one year . A loan that does not include any type of purchase option or anything like that. Kubo will spend a year at Villarreal and then return to Real Madrid again . Villarreal will pay around two million euros for the transfer.
Kubo joins Unai Emery’s project in the yellow outfit in this way and will be one of the great attractions for the next season. The Japanese takes a step forward after a great season at Mallorca, his first major trial by fire and which he has passed with flying colors. Kubo established himself as a starter in the Balearic team, playing 36 games, scoring four goals and signing five assists .
The Villarreal is a destination to which both Madrid and the player has given approval after having to decide between a lot of teams that had shown interest in acquiring the services of the young player.
Madrid positively values the jump in quality that Kubo has made after his time at Mallorca and highlights his enormous progress , with the conviction in the club that he will soon have a hole in the white first team. Now for the moment he will live his second adventure away from Madrid at Villarreal, with the white team pending his performance as he already did in his stage at Mallorca .