Responsible for scoring the title goal of the palm trees in the U-17 Brasileirão, 16-year-old midfielder Luis Guilherme experienced a personal drama at the end of the season, being diagnosed with tendinitis that took him out of combat for three months. Despite the past difficult period, the alviverde jewel showed resilience and accumulated good numbers.
In a post made on Instagram, the midfielder palm trees who scored 20 goals in 22 games played with the team at the base, made a retrospective of the season, and shared all the credit with the coaching staff and teammates.
“It was a lot of hard work to get to this moment of ending the season with another title and making history at the youth base. palm trees🇧🇷 Four months ago, when I heard that I might not play again this year because of my injury, I looked for strength wherever I could. God knows everything and wrote it the way it had to be. This title comes to crown the commitment of all athletes and the commission this year”, said the jewel of Verdão in a post on social networks.
In a recent participation in the “Thinking Football Summit”, Abel Ferreira praised Luis Guilherme and Estêvão, emphasizing that the players may soon appear in the professional spotlight, for everything they present in the Palestrian base.
“There’s been a lot of talk lately about Endrick, Veron and Danilo. Pay attention to the names of Estevão and [Luis] Guilherme, you will hear a lot about them too”, said the technical commander of the palm trees🇧🇷
Prominent character in the base of the São Paulo team, Luis Guilherme should gain opportunities in the main team. At the end of the season, coach Abel Ferreira signaled that he will give even more opportunities to the youth base in 2023.