The 32-year-old is set to pen a contract at Los Rojiblancos for three-and-a-half seasons and will become their first signing of the January transfer window.
⚪️🔴 ÚLTIMA HORA | El Papu Gómez ya está volando hacia Sevilla
✍️🏻 Esta tarde será nuevo jugador del @SevillaFC para las próximas tres temporadas
💪🏻 “Me encanta el @Atalanta_BC pero estoy listo y feliz con este nuevo capítulo”
— El Partidazo de COPE (@partidazocope) January 26, 2021
Gomez is cited as telling reporters before the plane took off: “I loved my time at Atalanta but I am excited to start this new chapter.”
— Gianluca Di Marzio (@DiMarzio) January 26, 2021
On Monday, a report in Marca claimed the fee would be an initial €6m plus €1m in add-ons.
Gomez was named in the Champions League team of the season last campaign and he netted 59 goals in 252 appearances for Atalanta.
Furthermore, the attacking star has become a figure in the Argentina national squad over the past several years.