Filipe Luis partido


A former Atletico recommends to Barça the signing of Wesley

Published:25/01/2023 - 16:00h

Updated:25/01/2023 - 16:00h

With 19 years, Wesley is being one of the players that FC Barcelona is trying to add to its subsidiary in this winter market. A teammate of the Brazilian at Flamengo spoke about the young player

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The ex left side of the Athletic of Madrid, Filipe Luis, now is one of the most important players of the Flamengo, current champion of the Glass Libertadores. The Brazilian side finished with his European adventure after two stages like rojiblanco, in addition to a step much more cut by Chelsea, where finally could not consolidate in the defence of the English team.

Now, Filipe is mate in the 'Fla' of Wesley Vinicius França Lima, known inside the world of the football like Wesley. The side is one of the players that the FC Barcelona has been watching in the last months inside the market sudamericano and at present the Barcelona club is negotiating to incorporate it to the Barcelona subsidiary in this same market of winter.

The ex player colchonero conceded an interview for 'Sportive World' and considered that if the Barça achieves to close the operation will carry "to a grandísimo player". "Has a good one against one, defensivamente is very strong and fast. It has to improve the subject to close spaces, but in front is an aeroplane, goes in motorbike", explained Filipe on Wesley.

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The idea that has the Barça is to close a conveyance with option to buy for the end of the season. If his performance was the expected, the player could continue his training and be an option in the short term to reinforce the defence of the first team. "It is a side that has things that improve, especially in defence, but especially tactical, no physical. Still it has to interpret very how close the spaces", added the champion of America on his mate of 19 years.

Filipe Luis equally explained that "to me would like me that it could be more time in the Flamengo because it is a player that goes to triumph" because "these things that still has to improve will learn them faster". Wesley already played 90 minutes like right-handed side with the Flamengo in this 2023 confronting to the Audax Rio de Janeiro in the Championship Carioca.

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