Santiago Sosa and Bruno Zuculini to Racing: what is missing for them to be reinforcements

The two central midfielders are liked by Gustavo Costas, and in the coming days their arrivals at the Academy could be sealed.

Bruno Zuculini and Santiago Sosa

Racing The preseason has already started and the preparation continues for 2024 in which he will seek to end the international drought and win the South American Cup. In this sense, and with four reinforcements already confirmedin the last hours The leadership made progress in hiring two central midfielders: Bruno Zuculini and Santiago Sosa.

The thing is that a few days after being made official as the new coach, Gustavo Costas made it clear that he intended to reinforce Racing’s midfield. “I would like to bring two central midfielders. The first three games we are not going to have Nardoni or Baltasar Rodríguez. We are looking at it and working on it,” the coach commented.

For this reason, the leadership accelerated by two midfielders, Bruno Zuculini and Santiago Sosa. Talking about Zucuthe footballer was free of River on December 31, 2023 and negotiates without any restrictions. From the club side they are very optimistic about his arrival, but The player’s representation states that some details still need to be polished.

It is also known that Zuculini intends to return to Racing after 10 years (he was sold to Manchester City in early 2014) and that maintains a constant dialogue with Costasbut they still need to agree on details about his contract and its duration, so in the coming days his return to the club could be finalized.

Bruno Zuculini Racing

By Santiago Sosa the progress is greaterand in fact only details are missing for the current player of Atlanta United firm with the Academia.La CD de Racing reached an agreement with its American counterpart, and The 24-year-old midfielder will arrive on loan for one season, with an option to purchase 100% of his $4 million transfer..

Sosa arrived at the MLS in the year 2021, when Atlanta bought 70% of his token from River in approximately 6 million dollars, and then take the total of his token. In these three seasons, the midfielder played 70 games, scored 2 goals and an assist. In addition, he was never sent off and only received 15 yellow cards..

Santiago Sosa

The Racing transfer market: ups and downs in 2024


  • Adrián Martínez (purchases Instituto)
  • Maximiliano Salas (free from Palestino)
  • Santiago Solari (purchase from Defense and Justice)
  • Facundo Cambeses (Banfield)

They are interested

  • Bruno Zuculini (free)
  • Santiago Sosa (Atlanta United)
  • Matías Bergara (New Chicago)
  • Lucas Passerini (Belgrano)
  • Matthew Antoni (Liverpool)


  • Aníbal Moreno (Palmeiras de Brasil)
  • Gonzalo Piovi (Blue Cross of Mexico)
  • Emiliano Insúa (retirement)
  • Catriel Cabellos (Alianza Lima de Perú)
  • Gabriel Hauche (Union La Calera)
  • Emiliano Saliadarre (Independiente Rivadavia de Mendoza)
  • Maximiliano Romero (Peñarol)

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