OL in Brazil mode. OL’s sporting director Juninho wants to further strengthen the team of Brazilian players. Besides, he is interested in a Flamengo midfielder.
Since becoming sporting director, Juninho has wanted to build OL by honoring Brazil. The former glory of Lyon began his work by recruiting Sylvinho as a coach. Unfortunately, this choice was a bad one since the latter was sacked a few months after his arrival.
Juninho has nevertheless managed to find promising players to strengthen the workforce. He brought in Bruno Guimarães from theAthletico paranaense, or Lucas Paquetá arrived from AC Milan. Recruiting Brazilian gems, the king of free kicks still wants to draw from Brazil. He spotted a new gold nugget.
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Juninho takes a strong interest in Gerson
According to information from‘UOL Esporte, Juninho is said to be very active in recruiting Gerson. The 23-year-old midfielder is currently playing at Flamengo club. Under contract until December 2023, Gerson is worth a large sum. Indeed, the Flamengo club would ask for a price of 75 million euros to let go of the young Brazilian, but the player’s entourage would be ready to lower the sum. So the Rhone leaders could propose 30 million euros to finalize the file.
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