In an interview with La Provence, the young Brazilian striker returned to the departure of André Villas-Boas.
Recruited last summer with the label of very promising hope, Luis Henrique was considered a casting error by André Villas-Boas, who had publicly made this admission at a press conference. The Portuguese did not count on the young Brazilian. The striker therefore had to wait for his departure to play more, first under the tutelage of Nasser Larguet, then under the orders of Jorge Sampaoli. Despite this, Luis Henrique almost seems to regret the departure of AVB …
“With Villas-Boas, everyone spoke Portuguese, it was easier”
The Brazilian was very surprised by this episode. ” It was amazing! In Brazil, it happens very often, but I had never known it, he explained. And then all the changes, it’s madness. I was especially unsettled by the changes of coaches. With Villas-Boas, everyone spoke Portuguese and it was easier for me to understand the instructions. There, we speak in Spanish, but also in English or French. It helps me to progress, to understand more. Afterwards, the tactical aspect and the intensity of the training sessions are not the same… ”.