Takefusa Kubo, in a match of the Real Madrid

KUBO HAS IT CLEAR

Take Kubo: "My idol has always been Messi"

Published:18/10/2019 - 19:43h

Updated:18/10/2019 - 19:43h

Takefusa Kubo, a former Barça player signed by Real Madrid this summer and currently assigned to Mallorca, acknowledged that Leo Messi was always his idol

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The Real Madrid achieved to give one of the big hits of the summer happened in the market of signings, attaining do with the services of the Japanese international youngster Takefusa Kubo. It treats of a footballer that, to his 18 years, has dazzled so much in the Asian championship as in the Glass America, arriving yielded to the Mallorca after making the pre-season with the whites.

Nevertheless, it does lacking to remember that we are speaking of a footballer that formed part of the inferior categories of the FC Barcelona and that had to go when, in 2014, the FIFA sanctioned to the Barça for breaking the regulation on traspaso of players. In Mark, spoke on this and showed that it saves true become attached to his period like culé.

"Ansu Fati? I gave him passes and he marked"

For the young perla Japanese, his idol "always has been Messi. I do not know how many years has now, but is incredible that follow marking so many goals". In fact, it remembered when they compared him with him. "Still there are journalists that call me like this. It is an honour that compare you with a so big footballer, but to me still is missing me a pile to be as he some day", said.

Besides, Kubo recognised that "in person I did not know him, although when it was small asked him autographs in The Farm". Besides, also it has a grato memory to having coincided with Ansu Fati. "We play together, also with Eric and others. I gave him passes and he marked. It is very good that a canterano was playing in the first team, already was Ansu or Aleñá", commented.

Nevertheless, it was not so pleasant his form to abandon the team culé. "For a boy of 13 years is very hard. You want to play to the football and do not know why throw you of the country. In fact, still now I follow without knowing why happened. If a boy wants to play to the football in a good club do not see the reason by which can not do it, why do not leave him", regretted.

Kubo finish in the Real Madrid

The past summer, Kubo was in the orbit of big European clubs, but finally decanted by the Real Madrid. "It liked me a lot the intention of the Real Madrid in the sportive appearance, the plan that had for me during the following years, what thought for me in the future. The Madrid wanted me with a lot of insistence. This convinced me", ensured.

The FC Barcelona went also behind the Japanese​, although the operation no fructificó. From the Catalan club there was intention of repescarle, but the economic requirements of the player and of his agents shattered the operation. It does years, the Asian youngster ensured that his dream was to triumph in the Camp Nou, but now will try it do in the Bernabéu.

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