Carlos Tevez Striker waves farewell to Boca Juniors ahead of Chine move

In an emotional scene, Boca Junior fans made one last attempt to beg their hero to remain at the club.

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Carlos Tevez play Carlos Tevez waves farewell to Boca Juniors ahead of Chine move (AFP/Getty Images)
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Argentine striker Carlos Tevez on Sunday, December 18 said goodbye to Boca Juniors fans ahead of his move to Shanghai Shenhua in China.

Tevez in the coming days will become the latest player to make a big money move to China.

Carlos Tevez play A Boca Junior fan hugs Carlos Tevez in his last game for the club before joining Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua (AFP/Getty Images)

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He played his last game for his boyhood club on Sunday and also scored in their 4-1 win at La Bombonera.

In an emotional scene, Boca Junior fans made one last attempt to beg their hero to remain at the club.

Boca Junior fans bet Carlos Tevez to stay play Boca Juniors fans begs Tevez to remain at the club (AFP/Getty Images)

 

The 32-year-old, however, has made his decision and in the coming days, will sign for Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua.

 

His contract at the club will reportedly worth a staggering £615,000 a week, making him the highest paid footballer in the world.

Young Boca Juniors fan play A young Boca Junior fan holds up a banner pleading with Tevez to remain at the club (AFP/Getty Images)

 

Tevez was subbed off in his last game for Boca Juniors to a standing ovation.

A fan ran on to the pitch to meet the striker, knelt and bow down to him before giving him a tight hug.

Carlos Tevez play A Boca Juniors fan hugs Tevez before he moves to Shanghai Shenhua ( EPA)

 

Other fans at the stands were seen with signs that read 'Don't go, Carlos!' as they make one last attempt to convince him to stay.

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