Another Mexican to Italy: Teun Wilke closes signing with SPAL in Serie B

SPAL closed the hiring of Mexican Teun Wilke, who will join the ranks at the age of 19 and after a stint at Heerenveen in the Netherlands

Teun Wilke will be the third Mexican to play in Italian football next season, as he signed with SPAL in Serie B. The 19-year-old attacker is already in the European boot and will be presented in the next few hours.

Teun Wilke is 19 years old and is one of the promises of Mexican football. The one formed in the basic forces of the Gallos went to Europe at the age of 16, to be for three seasons with Heerenveen of Holland.

In the Heerenveen in the Netherlands he was in the basic forces and they asked him to emulate the style of play of Raúl Jiménez. A few days ago, Teun Wilke said goodbye to the Netherlands team, to look for a new opportunity.

The forward had offers from football in France and Spain, but in the end he decided on the Spal of Serie B, in which he hopes to consolidate to return to the Mexican National Team.

In the Tricolor, Teun Wilke was in the process of the Under 17 Mexican National Team that was runner-up in the World in 2019, along with Santiago Muñoz, but could not overcome the cut prior to the competition.

In the Heerenveen, Wilke was called up in the first team during the preseason prior to 2020-2021 and was considered one of its most outstanding players, now he is going to football in Italy.

In Italy, Wilke will meet Hirving el Chucky Lozano, who plays for Napoli, and Johan Vázquez, who has just signed with Genoa, in addition to the fact that the possible arrival of Héctor Herrera to Roma has been rumored.

At the close of the transfer market, Teun Wilke joins the Mexican legion who will seek to highlight the next season in Italian football, in Serie B.