After attacking midfielder Florent Mollet and left side or piston Jaouen Hadjam and while waiting perhaps Andy Delort, Nantes is on track to welcome Benfica’s Brazilian central defender Joao Victor in this winter transfer window. The 24-year-old arrived from Corinthians in Lisbon last summer for around 10 million euros.
He is looking for playing time
Injured at the start of the season, he played Cup matches with the current leader of the Portuguese Championship. He was on the bench in the two Champions League group stage matches against PSG (1-1, 1-1), notably behind the Otamendi-Antonio Silva duo. Unless the situation turns around, he will join Nantes on dry loan until the end of the season, he who is under contract until 2027 and in search of playing time.