Torcedores.com prepared a summary with the main news about Palmeiras on this Friday (20). See what rocked Alviverde:
Michael in the crosshairs
Palmeiras has not yet signed for the 2023 season, but has a former Flamengo player as a new target. This is the striker Michael, 26 years old, who currently defends Al-Hilal, from Saudi Arabia. The information was released by the Globo Esporte website.
As per the @Tifosi14sep anticipated!
Palmeiras is interested in signing Michael, formerly 👃 and today at Al Hilal 🇸🇦.
The 26-year-old striker, however, is in a difficult situation to transfer.
This is because the Arab team suffered a “transfer ban”
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— Diego Firmino (@diegofirmino) January 20, 2023
The Globo Esporte website also reported that Palmeiras is not interested in hiring midfielder Matheus Pereira, from Al-Hilal. Coach Abel Ferreira would be satisfied with Raphael Veiga, Bruno Tabata and Jhon Jhon.
Abel talks about reinforcements
“Before valuing those who are not here, I prefer to demand from those who are. The club is doing everything it can to bring us players and add quality to the squad. While that doesn’t happen, it’s with these that we’re going to fight, continue to be competitive”, said coach Abel Ferreira, from Palmeiras, in a press conference.
Leila in ‘bullshit’ with journalist
President of Palmeiras, Leila Pereira won a lawsuit against journalist Paulo Cezar de Andrade Prado and obtained the attachment of a fan and his cellar. The process took place after offenses fired by the professional against the representative of Verdão. The information was disclosed by the website Uol Esportes.
Dealings with Matheus Henrique
Palmeiras is trying to hire a new midfielder to replace Danilo, sold to Nottingham Forest, and has Matheus Henrique, from Sassuolo, as their priority. According to the ‘Nosso Palestra’ portal, the Italian club wants to sell the midfielder and would be willing to accept different actions to close the deal.