The current moment in relation to Sporting’s two spearheads, Paulinho and Sliman, opens the doors for 16-year-old Rodrigo Ribeiro to the team.
Indeed, although Paulinho must be out of play after seeing the ninth yellow card in a match with Benfica in the 51st minute, Islam Slimani, another option for the offensive front of the team, is not part of Rúben Amorim’s choice. due to non-commitment (two also have their backs turned …), so the Leon coach and within the limits defined in the lion project have to look at what he has at home, in rehearsals, and then Rodrigo Ribeiro appears
To celebrate his 17th birthday on the 28th of this month, the young player can get an early gift, rejoin the team … and in a strengthened position as he becomes the only spearhead for Rúben Amorim – it should have stated that this season Rodrigo Ribeiro has already played under Goals for 17-year-olds (1 game), under-19s (15), under-23s (6), Team B (8) and Team A (2) scoring nine goals. paints total.