After playing for Bayern Munich, Real Madrid or the Premier League, James Rodriguez is currently playing in Qatar at Al-Rayyan.
Under contract with the Qatari club until June 2024, James Rodriguez does not intend to stay in a minor league for that long, however. At only 30 years old, the Colombian international would like to return to Europe and according to information obtained by Diario GOL, a return to Ligue 1 is envisaged for James Rodriguez. At first glance, one could legitimately think that only Paris Saint-Germain is a candidate for the transfer of such a player. But according to the Spanish media, AS Monaco is thinking very strongly of bringing back its former player, who wore the colors of ASM from 2013 to 2014 before joining Real Madrid in exchange for an XXL check for 75 million d ‘euros.
James Rodriguez in Monaco, the crazy rumor
The media understand that ASM leaders would like to take advantage of the fact that James Rodriguez’s odds are at their lowest in the transfer market to give it a big shot by bringing him home to everyone’s surprise at the end of the season. Financially, the Qatari club of Al-Rayyan should not be too greedy as James Rodriguez was only transferred for 8 million euros from Everton last September. On the other hand, the common Colombian international of large emoluments AS Monaco is well placed to know it. It now remains to be seen if an agreement can be found between the different parties while the sports and salary policy of the ASM under Paul Mitchell no longer really seems to distribute big salaries to players in their thirties, which is the case of James Rodriguez. . Used 3 times in Qatar since the start of the season, the Colombian scored a but and delivered an assist.