Oscar Mingueza He has become this Tuesday the sixth signing of Celta de Vigo in the current transfer market. The defender, happy for this new chal
Oscar Mingueza He has become this Tuesday the sixth signing of Celta de Vigo in the current transfer market. The defender, happy for this new challenge in his career, and has valued the importance of adapting to a team like the Olívico team.
“The football they have, to attack, to press up high, to want to have the ball. It’s a bit of what I was looking for, what works well for my football and what I’ve been doing all my life because in the Barcelona It is what they have taught us”, the defender acknowledged after signing his contract until June 2026.
The former Blaugrana is “very keen” to put himself under the orders of Argentine Eduardo “Chacho” Coudet, with whom he has already spoken before joining training.
Mingueza, new celestial player. (Photo: RC Celta)
“Celta adapts to me quite a bit and I can adapt to it. It’s going to be good for me, and I’m convinced that Celta will do well for me too”explained the centre-back, who will fight for ownership with Joseph Aidoo and Unai Núñez.
He defined himself as a “quite fast” player, who likes to “have the ball” because he grew up playing from behind at La Masía, which is why he trusts that he will quickly adapt to the sky-blue system.
“I am comfortable in actions with balls to the back and in the race with the forwards. Then, the duels, the clashes, the divided balls I also like”, said Mingueza, who says arriving at a team “with good players and a good project”.
“It is a team that may have been higher or lower for years, but it is always a team that is fighting for the upper middle table. It is a team, that I remember, that has always played good football “has manifested.