Edu Gaspar: “Lazio’s Luiz Felipe? We have not promised him anything…”

Edu Gaspar, Source- colunadoflamengo.com
Edu Gaspar, Source- colunadoflamengo.com

After being called by Luigi Di Biagio to represent the Italian Under 21 National Team, Lazio’s Luiz Felipe politely declined the offer. To express himself and make things clear, he made a post on Instagram, followed by comments to GloboEsporte.com. Following these events, general coordinator of the Brazil National Football Team, Edu Gaspar, spoke.

Lazio’s Luiz Felipe? We promised him nothing. We explained to him that at this moment there are other defenders summoned, but that he too will have his chance if he continues to grow like he has been. The decision was his between the Azzurri and Brazil, we left him totally free to choose, but we are happy that he has decided to try to play for the Seleçao…