The newest phrase across the hearsay mill is that Real Madrid superstar Vinicius Jr. is all set to use for Spanish citizenship, in order that the membership can release one in every of their first staff’s non-EU slots.
This is in keeping with the Spanish information company AS, who claims that Vinicius is recently one of the crucial 3 Real Madrid first-team stars who recently occupy the membership’s non-EU slots – the opposite two gamers being Rodrygo Goes and Eder Militao.
Earlier in January, Los Blancos signed every other Brazilian, Reinier Jesus, however they won’t be capable to advertise him to the primary staff if their 3 non-EU slots stay occupied. As a end result, Vinicius will probably be making use of for Spanish citizenship in the summertime as he’s eligible to take action, given how he’s a local of a South Amerian nation (Brazil) who could have finished two years as a resident of Spain by means of then.
AS additional experiences that as part of his utility, the 19-year-old should try a common wisdom examination on Spanish society and tradition, organised by means of the Instituto Cervantes.
The check accommodates 25 multiple-choice and true-or-false questions corresponding to: “Francisco de Goya was a famous Spanish painter, musician or writer?” – the fitting resolution is “painter”.
Vinicius could have 45 mins to finish the examination and should get a rating of a minimum of 60% to cross. If he’s a success, he’ll be granted a Spanish passport and can not be one in every of 3 non-European Union gamers that Real Madrid are allowed to make use of within the La Liga.