It would be an understatement to say that Matheus Pereira has had a big effect on West Brom this season, and his loan spell is on the verge of becoming a permanent one.
— Joseph Masi (@JosephMasi_Star) January 14, 2020
Joseph Masi of The Express and Star reports that the Brazilian youngster’s deal at the Baggies will soon become permanent when the 23-year-old plays his 30th game for the club, triggering a clause that means West Brom have an obligation to purchase the attacker from Sporting Lisbon.
Is Matheus Pereira the best player in the Championship?
With Pereira being one of the Championship’s best players this season, lots of West Brom fans on social media were bouncing off the wall that the Brazilian winger will be soon joining the club on a permanent deal,
Here’s what plenty of Baggies supporters had to say on Twitter about the news that Pereira will soon be joining for good…
Feb 12th should become Matteus Perreira Day….
Beyond thrilled this huge talent is staying with us…
— Andy Caulton (@AndyfromNewHamp) January 14, 2020
— matt (@matt_wba) January 14, 2020
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— Reece (@reexew) January 14, 2020
Fantastic news, kind of player you pay good money to watch..
— James Roy (@JamesRo67483580) January 14, 2020
— Ross Nickless (@NicklessRoss) January 14, 2020
Fantastic news. Makes sense not to procrastinate until the end of the season.
— Conrad Chircop (@conradchircop) January 14, 2020
As stats from WoScored show, the 23-year-old attacker has been in brilliant form for West Brom this season, with Pereira scoring five and assisting 10 this campaign.