Although Vitinha made a rather sluggish debut at OM, Alex De Castro, a journalist who closely follows the Portuguese championship, was encouraging and did not hesitate to compare the neo-Marseillais to a certain Erling Braut Haaland. An announcement that should reassure supporters of the Marseille club, worried about the performance of their new striker.
Author of a double against Troyes, Vitinha hasn’t scored another goal since signing for theOM this winter. A very insufficient return given the €32m invested by the Marseille club to recruit him. A sum that makes him the most expensive player in the history of the Marseille club. Nevertheless, Alex De Castroa specialist in Portuguese football, does not seem worried.
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“It’s a little Haaland”
” In profile, he’s a little Haaland, he’s a little bull, he’s a guy with a lot of physical power, even if he’s smaller “, assures the journalist who follows the Portuguese championship closely, in remarks granted to the Phoceanbefore detailing the profile of Vitinha.
“He is someone who will strike as soon as he has half an opportunity”
” He gives off a lot of power physically, he always tries to push through. He’s someone who will strike as soon as he has a half chance », adds Alex De Castro.