Tiquinho Soares celebrating a goal with Botafogo


They place the '9' of the moment in Brazil in the sights of Barça

Published:14/05/2023 - 09:59h

Updated:14/05/2023 - 09:59h

The imminent arrival of Deco to the sports management of FC Barcelona may bring with it some surprising signings. One of them points to the attack, where the Brasileirao could provide an unexpected substitute for Robert Lewandowski: Tiquinho Soares

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The FC Barcelona looks for a leading centre in summer and Vitor Roque is the favourite to turn into the acting of Robert Lewandowski, but the problems of the club with the 'Fair Play' financial can force to the directive to postpone the arrival of 'Tigrinho' this summer. However, the Brasileirao can contribute a reinforcement 'low cost' unexpected to reinforce the attack culé.

As it advances the newspaper 'SPORT', the imminent arrival of Deco to the Barcelona sportive direction would bring achieve the signing of Tiquinho Soares, the forward of the moment in the First Brazilian Division. The experienced '9' is the goleador of the tournament with 5 goals in 5 days with the Botafogo, leader of the Brasileirao with puntaje perfect. The ones of the luso Luis Castro have had a big beginning of season promoted by the performance of the ex player of the Olympiacos.

Like this it plays Tiquinho Soares, the 'covered' of the market culé for the summer

Soares Is a leading classical centre. His height (1.87m) helps him to impose conditions in the aerial game, but does not subtract him skill with the balloon in the feet. Skillful to occupy spaces, the '9' is right-handed and can play a so much more delayed like second tip or stick, as it require it the team. Specialist for patear penaltis and with good hit, Tiquinho has turned into an authentic globe-trotter from his debut like professional in 2009.

The player of 32 years has gone through Portugal (National of Madeira, Vitória Guimarãis and Port wine), in China (Tianjin) and Greece (Olympiacos) before fichar by the Botafogo in the summer of 2022. His best stage in Europe lived it in the Port wine, where converted 65 goals and 18 assistances in 140 official parties. In Olympiacos, his last international club, added 14 so many in 51 apparitions.

The good moment of Tiquinho can cost him his return to Europe

Although it fulfilled 32 years in January, the one of Sousa great 14 goals and 5 assistances in 25 official parties this year that well they can cost him his return to the elite at all more and at all less than with the Barça. His traspaso could close by little more than one million euros, by which would not represent an obstacle regarding mass salarial. Besides, the Brazilian would arrive with the aim to be an effective spare for Lewandowski, a role that maybe would cost him fulfil to Vitor Roque if it arrived this year.

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