MATES IN THE BENFICA
The ex culé Grimaldo desvela the potential of a futurible of the FC Barcelona
Published:22/05/2019 - 12:39h
Updated:22/05/2019 - 12:43h
Álex Grimaldo played in the inferior categories of the FC Barcelona and now has turned into one of the fashionable sides in Europe by his performance in the Benfica. The Valencian defence spoke of his ex team and of a footballer gone on down the culés
Alex Grimaldo was one of the greater promises of the inferior categories of the FC Barcelona and now is a member of the Benfica, team in which it is shining with own light. This Tuesday went through the microphones of 'Irradiate Mark' and, since it is Valencian, commented what can give of if the final of the Glass of the King between Barça and Valencia.
Grimaldo has clear that the culés are favourites especially by the presence of Leo Messi. "I do not think that the subject of the Champions affect to the Barça. For me the Barcelona is the favourite because has to the best player of the world that can win you the party in any minute. It is incredible, no longer only how plays each party but the quantity of years that carries doing it", aimed.
"Joao Félix is a crack, go out very few players of this level"
Besides, it spoke wonders of Joao Félix, player gone on down the FC Barcelona in which also they have fixed other big European clubs. "Joao Is a crack, go out very few players of this level. It is very complicated to find to players that all what kick turn it into goal. It is a crack in every aspect but especially in the definition is incredible", commented.
Besides, also it commanded spirits to Iker Boxes after having surpassed his cardiac problems in what it went a capital fright for the world-wide football. "Boxes is idol in all the places, here in Portugal want him a lot of and expect that now it was well. I command him a lot of spirits from here", said.
Grimaldo, of the Masia to triumph in Portugal
To his 23 years, Grimaldo is one of the players that more has grown in the last times in the Spanish panorama, by his big physical capacity and technical to occupy the left band, in which it can act like side or even extreme. However, it has been in defence where is shining with strength in Portugal, something that has cost him the interest of big European clubs.
Formed in the inferior categories of the Barça, left to the Benfica by 1,5 million euros, after his refusal to renew with the Barcelona group. After suffering some grave injuries and star some controversial episode, in the club doubted of his progression to the first team, and opted for leaving him leave to the Portuguese league, where now is a very sought-after player.