“Nobody in the newspapers or on TV says that. I honestly don’t understand this promiscuity,” says Manuel Fernandez
Gonçalo Inácio has been one of Rúben Amorim’s key players on the defensive end of Atlético de Portugal. However, the centre-back has yet to attract national team coach Fernando Santos to a place in the corner team’s main squad. The situation has drawn the ire of Manuel Fernandes, a prominent figure in sports history.
The former striker sees Gonzalo Inacio and Ruben Dias as the future of Portugal’s defence. So, towards the end of Pepe’s career, he doesn’t understand why the Sporting midfielder wasn’t called up by the Portugal national team.
“I think Ruben Dias is essential. I wouldn’t say that to Pepe. Given his age and the accumulated fatigue in his legs, Pepe may have another six months to rest. But Pepe still justified his decision”, admitting that Manuel Fernandez was unaware that Gonzalo Inacio had no place in the national team.
Furthermore, Manuel Fernandez said he does not see in Portuguese football that Portuguese players possess the skills of Gonzalo Inacio in terms of defensive art.
Unless, the former Lions player admits, “another Brazilian from Porto” appears to have been naturalized. The former green and white player pointed to the future of Gonçalo Inácio.
“As far as Portuguese players in Portuguese football are concerned, unless there is another Brazilian from Porto. So Gonzalo Inacio is the third centre-forward in the Portugal national team at the moment. It’s Pepe, Ruben Dia and Gonzalo Inacio”, the sentenced former Portugal international striker.
Manuel Fernandez, on the other hand, lamented the media’s choice of Fernando Santos for the national team.
“Honestly, sometimes I’m surprised that no one talks about it in the papers. No one talks about it in the papers. No one talks about it on TV. I honestly don’t understand this promiscuity between a lot of people, football It goes on like this, with less and less seriousness,” he criticized. Manuel Fernandez.
In Sports TV’s statement, the green-and-white legend insisted that “no one said a word about the injustice of Gonzalo Inacio not being selected for this selection”.
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“He’s shown why Ruben Amorim considers him vital. He’s 20 years old, but he’s mature. He’s a very calm kid with an extraordinary sense of place. Gonzalo Inacio will again Becoming an important player for Ruben Amorim.
“I think this model of Ruben Amorim is him and 10 others”, he stressed, adding that Gonzalo Inacio “will be a top player, of great quality”.