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Lemos Confirms that it was he the one who decided no fichar by the Barça

Published:10/05/2017 - 15:42h

Updated:10/05/2017 - 15:42h

The central of the UD The Palms Mauricio Lemos, that was pretended by the FC Barcelona the past summer, confessed that it was he the one who decided not going to the club culé. "We decide not going to the Barça", sustains the charrúa that gave step to the signing of Samuel Umtiti

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Never a "" has not gone him so well to the FC Barcelona like which the central of the UD The Palms Mauritius Lemos would have given him to the group culé the past summer. As to the not wanting to sign by the culés, Lemos gave step to that the technical office signed to Samuel Umtiti, indisputable headline and one of the best signings of the last times in Can Barça.

"It called me the sportive manager and said me that the club was interested and went me to give an opportunity", begins saying in this regard Lemos, in an interview for "VTV Uruguay". A conversation in which desvela the plans culés with him, that went through a cession or the filial alternating with the first team.

"The proposal did not convince me. We are not speaking of money, but futbolística. Now I am not thinking in money, but in growing like player. I came me of Russia to a team to grow, as it is The Palms, that gave me an image and showed me to the world. I want to keep growing and if it touches me go to another team, that was to follow playing and having minutes", continued.

And it is that the Uruguayan defender thought in playing to first level before that in the name of the team that wanted to him: "Claro that know that it is a big team, any played wanted to be here. But sometimes it is necessary to shelve what is the team and think in the personal. I knew that in the Barcelona did not go to have minutes".

Lemos Does not think that have happened him the train of the Barça

Then , it explains, "they went me to send to a juvenile. Therefore I bet for following here. It is necessary to go step by step, for afterwards more mature step bigger elsewhere".

Therefore, Lemos decided "not going to the Barcelona, conversed it with my family. We thought that it was the best because sometimes a lot of players go by the name of the club, but to what go ? Podés Believe, but little. Because if some day go me to a big club like those my intention is to go and be headline". And no arrepiente of the decision: "No, never me arrepiento. Many times they said me that the train happens once, but no. The train happens the times that vos want to and the times that vos are had to that pass. I took this election and go to death with this. This is my future and I go it to write".

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