Pedro Neto: ‘Privileged to be with Portugal; delighted with my performance’

Pedro Neto
Pedro Neto – Source: SS Lazio

Pedro Neto scored his first goal with Portugal’s U19 side against Germany a couple of days ago, scoring a great goal as his side edged the Germans 1-0. You can watch the goal here. Speaking to the Portuguese press after the game, Neto said the following:

“Portugal U19? We have been very good, we have shown our value. Ours is a generation of quality and the result reflects well what happened in the field..

“My performance? I am very happy with my performance, but above all for what the team was able to put on the pitch. In any case it is essential that players can have fun playing football, I’m doing it.

“On Netherlands and Armenia? They are the opponents we can find at the European Championship. These are the friendly ones that allow us to grow, where the competition is very high. The national team for me is a very important experience, in which I learn a lot. It is a privilege to be here and I feel I am improving in every phase.”

Portugal U19’s play Armenia tomorrow (Saturday the 17th) at 10:00 GMT (11:00 Italian time).

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