Barely landed, Vitinha is already talking a lot about him in Marseille. And elsewhere…
Poached for 32 million euros (bonus included) from Braga during the winter transfer window, Vitinha made his debut in the jersey of Olympique de Marseille on Sunday evening against Nice. A baptism of fire with mixed results since the interested party, rarely found in good conditions in the opposing zone of truth, came out at the break against the Aiglons, like a Dimitri Payet who like him only has weighed very little in the debates.
However, Igor Tudor wants to be patient with his new striker. ” It will take him a bit of time to adapt but he made a good shot, two or three good moves. He will progress. Dante, who had the young Portuguese on his back for 45 minutes, confirms the boy’s potential. ” Vitinha is not a gift at all! Be careful, he is a very, very good player. It’s not easy for him, he’s young, he arrives in a big atmosphere, a big stadium and a derby… »
“He has everything to succeed”
The experienced Brazilian defender of the Gym goes even further: ” I think he will succeed in Ligue 1, he will score a lot of goals! Rony Lopes, the Estac player who knows Vitinha well, is also full of praise for his compatriot, on the antenna of Eleven Sports. ” He is an excellent signing for Marseille. I followed his work in Braga. He gives defenders a hard time and he finishes well in front of goal. I think he has everything to succeed. I hope he will score a lot of goals, play a lot of minutes and start. “A beautiful tribute.