The young Cameroonian midfield player is one of the jewels of the fc barcelona

Kaptoum, the jewel of the Barça that won to the injuries

Kaptoum, the jewel of the Barça that won to the injuries

Published:11/02/2016 - 12:26h


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The young Cameroonian midfield player of the filial of the FC Barcelona, Wilfried Kaptoum, fulfilled this Wednesday the dream to première like goleador with the first team, and expects that it was not his last target with the ones of Luis Enrique. It is one of the big promises of the quarry blaugrana

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Wilfried Kaptoum Is of those players that never exasperate. The young Cameroonian midfield player of 19 years has crossed along the last years a rosary of injuries that many thought that it could mermar the brilliant career futbolística that promises, but this season Gerard López has almost always of his services in the filial of the FC Barcelona and Luis Enrique, trainer of the first team, calls him also whenever it can so that the young African talent, "Zizou" -as they call him from does years in the inferior categories by his aesthetic movements-, train some days with the staff of Neymar, Suárez and company and have of the opportunity to play parties like the one of this past Wednesday against Valencia.

"It is a special player. I gladden me by him because it is allocated to be an important player", congratuló Gerard López after Kaptoum recovered of his last physical problems does some months, and that it was triumphing in the last parties having been vital so much for the filial as for the first team. When Luis Enrique wants to dosificar to some of his basic players like Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets, Burn Turan, Sergi Roberto, Andrés Iniesta and Javier Mascherano in the centre of the field, calls him.

It does some weeks, Kaptoum showed like this of ilusionado with the season. "I am working to have an opportunity. Only I can work, work and work so that some day fix in me and can have the occasion to play with them", said in statements conceded to the newspaper "Sport". To the Cameroonian have compared him always with Thiago Alcántara by his exquisite technician and fast movements, but he ensures that fixed more in Andrés Iniesta. "They are all very good, but if I have to choose to somebody by my position would say to Iniesta. Have a similar profile to him and also because it comes of The Masia, with the values that shows. It is a big person and big footballer".

Kaptoum Always has appreciated the confidence that have deposited in him his trainers. "Gerard is demanding with me and wants to take out the best that carry inside. And García Pepper trained me in the inferior categories, in the juvenile, and with him have learnt a lot. It has been a very important person in my evolution". His familiar know what is what has to improve. Like this they explained it in 2011, in statements collected by the same half.

"Technically it is very good, but it is necessary to insist him to defensive level because despista with ease. It does not need to encourage a lot because in this category goes very sobrado. It likes him a lot drive the balloon, it is necessary to expect to juvenile, when it equalise the physicist, to see his projection", said on the youngster and promising footballer, that after having happened an ordeal of injuries now only thinks in following improving. "I happened it very bad, clear. They were a lot of months out of the field and went difficult moments, but at the end all went out well. I am very appreciated to the doctors and to the technical body, as well as to the mates, that have helped me a lot".

And in spite of the injuries, Kaptoum always has known that with effort can achieve everything. "No, never I arrived me to exasperate. It was well to mental level by the help of my family and the team. All has gone out perfect, thank you also to the doctors, as I have said before, and appreciate it to him a lot. Also I thank my representatives by his support and at the end the things went out well. I had to currar a lot to achieve it".

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