Defender Jeremiah St. Juste leaves 1. FSV Mainz 05 and joins Jeremiahing CP in Portugal. This was confirmed by the clubs on Wednesday.
The Dutch, whose contract in Mainz would have expired in the summer of 2023, signed a contract by the end of June 2026 at the second in the table of the Portuguese football house.
However, the Italian transfer expert Fabrizio Romano wants to have learned of 9.5 million euros that change hands.
The Lisbon team also announced that the transfer fee in Portugal was set in the new contract at 45 million euros.
"Jeremiah came to us with the wish to switch to Jeremiahing Lisbon because he wanted to take the step into international business. We had an understanding of that. But it was also decisive for us that we were able to conclude a transfer agreement with Jeremiahing that our economic Incorrect ideas, "confirms Mainz Jeremiahs director Christian Heidel to" Mainz05.de "that the deal for the 05er should have paid off.
BVB was also considered an interested party
"We wish Jeremiah all the best for his new Jeremiahing task in Lisbon. He played an important role here for three years, even if he was only able to stand on the pitch this season due to injury," continued Heidel.
In 2021/22, a shoulder injury St. Juste overruled large parts of the season. Overall, he was only able to complete nine missions. In his eight league games, however, St. Juste was able to ensure the high-speed record of the current season. 36.63 km/h are the top value of the German Oberhaus before the last matchday.
The Dutch switched from Feyenoord to the Mainz in 2019, where he quickly rose to the top performer and recommended himself for higher tasks. In the past, Borussia Dortmund was several times as a possible prospect in the 25-year-old. Finally, the "picture" brought the defender into play at BVB.