Vinicius Jr. has officially been unveiled at the Bernabeu & that means there’s plenty of chance for some quotes from the new Brazilian signing. Ronaldo Nazario walked into the press room with Vinicius Jr and started off the proceedings by saying, “This is the best place you could be. We will be here to take care of you.” Don't worry Vinicius, we sure will! He was then asked a series of questions by the media, here are some of the best bits and pieces from it!
Feelings: “I want to thank Ronaldo for being here. He’s someone I’ve always followed and it’s incredible to be by his side. I’ll give much success to Madrid.”
His playstyle: “It’s a unique feeling being here, I have to thank God and my family. My style is most similar to that of Neymar.”
Training: “I want to adapt quickly and they’re helping me out greatly.”
What does the club plan? “I will be staying with the first team of real Madrid. I hadn’t noticed that my shirt doesn’t have a number, but I’ve come to play.”
Objectives: “My objective is to win more. I always want to be on top, and that is why I’ve chosen Real Madrid & I want to conquer more championships.”
The Squad: “All of the players are my favorite, I’ve seen them in video games, and it’s something inexplicable. I have to work hard.”
Neymar: “Neymar is my idol & I follow him closely. I have to work to stay in real Madrid. I have a dream of playing together with Neymar.”
About Cristiano’s exit: “I wish him very good luck! Cristiano is a legend of Real Madrid but I’m very happy to be close to Benzema or Bale”
Pressure: “I come from Flamengo, a club with a lot of pressure. I’ve become accustomed to it, but my family gives me all the support possible. I don’t think about failure.”
Zizou’s exit: “Zidane has won many titles. Lopetegui has helped me much and will continue to help me much more. He’s helping me with the language!
Expectations are high and the pressure is too. He's here now & let's hope he continues developing and becoming a World Class player.