Stefano Pioli, Milan coach, gave an interview to Sky Calcio Club Among the various topics that were addressed was the talent of Rafael Liao, who is currently working in the service of selection in the World Cup in Qatar, and was considered the best player in the Italian first division last season, in which Milan was crowned champion. Technical Rossoneri He left a clear message for the Portuguese international.
“Rafael is happy because Portugal had a good World Cup, but in the attacking sector of the Portuguese team there is a lot of quality and competitiveness. Rafael has technique and speed that few players have, but he had to adapt to the realities of Milan, with all due respect. For Lille, that’s where he came from, but the pressure here is different. Everyone who sees him train knows he has incredible potential, but he still has to make the leap to become a champion, because he can be more decisive in the opposition area. Going there in a more stable and determined way, but he A player who can do it all.
He is very smart and I am sure he will achieve great things in his career. In the open field he is unstoppable, he needs freedom of movement on the field but I want him closer to the end zone, I keep telling him this, ”stressed Stefano Pioli.
In serving Portugal at the World Cup, Rafael Leão scored a goal (against Ghana) in 58 minutes of use, in three matches, by Fernando Santos.