The Brazilian youngster has signed with Italian Lega Serie A club AC Milan and he was presented to the media today.
Brazilian footballer Lucas Paqueta has left Flamengo in his native country to join Italian Lega Serie A side AC Milan.
“I feel great. I’m happy and I already feel very involved. I want to thank everyone for the faith that has been placed in me and I hope to repay this out on the pitch,” he explained on the club’s official website.
“Milan are a great team with a decorated history. They’ve won it all. Receiving the call from Leonardo was important.”
“He presented the project to me and, together with my family, we said yes to AC Milan because it was the best choice,” he added.
“I’m a technical player and one that’s always looking to understand how the game changes. I’m an attacking player, I have a good physique and I like to put myself about, with and without the ball, while also creating play and looking to score.”
“I chose No.39 because it was my first number at Flamengo. I hope it can bring me luck here at AC Milan,” he explained.
“I prefer to play in midfield but I’ve also played further forward. I am at the Coach’s disposal and I’m here to give my all”.