This Monday, The Telegraph published an interview with Brazilian international Dani Alves. The Paris Saint-Germain player spoke about his goals for the footballing career despite his 35 years. Dani Alves has assured that he still has a European league to conquer.
"The idea that you can end your career without playing in the Premier League is not possible," Dani Alves said, adding: "It is the most fantastic football in the world. First of all, respect for supporters. players, and then because of the passion on the pitch.If I can play there, it will be perfect, but I'll get there in one way or another. "
The Brazilian dream came close to materializing in the summer of 2017, when Pep Guardiola tried to take Dani Alves to Manchester City, but the player opted for Paris Saint-Germain. "We had some ups and downs in our relationship, and before he left Barcelona, he told me something that still hurts me a lot. But he called me to talk about it and we had a very special conversation. to say they need to be forgiven, "he said of the relationship with Guardiola.
Dani Alves also added that "refusing him [Pep Guardiola] was painful. In footballing terms, he was one of the most fantastic people I have ever met. He's completely obsessed with his work, but the way he treated people was special, particularly to me. "
At age 35, the Brazilian defender trained in Bahia has already gone through clubs like Sevilla, Barcelona, Juventus and now Paris Saint-Germain. The list promises not to stay here.