FC Porto are preparing to return to the national championship after winning the Portuguese Cup and the Champions League. Sérgio Conceição's team recovered confidence after a 1-0 defeat at the Estádio da Luz with Benfica scoring nine goals in the last two games but for Felipe the important thing is not to concede goals.
"We know that scoring goals is good, but first it's important not to suffer, I was more upset that we had a goal against Lokomotiv rather than being happy because we have scored three goals, I am a defender and I know that if the defense is well, we will score "Scoring three is also important, because it reinforces the offensive force we have," Felipe began in statements quoted by the newspaper O GOGO.
"We have a constant awareness that the Champions League and the Portuguese League are different, but the team is reacting well to the change of events, the club is closed and well know what we have to do. strong but we will do what we have done, there is nothing different in the preparation, "added the Brazilian center-back on the upcoming FC Porto game against Feirense on Sunday.
In relation to the championship stop, Felipe admitted that this period led to several internal reflections about some mistakes made.
"Yes, we have talked a lot to correct some things, we have to take a step at a time to correct what is not good. "Felipe stressed about whether the championship stop had done well to FC Porto.
Asked if one can already count a different Porto FC, for the best, at this stage of the season, Felipe answered affirmatively.
"Yes, we are already demonstrating it and it will not be because of the defeat suffered against an opponent [Benfica] which will shake the group. We have seen two great victories, we will play at home and we can have a very good sequence ", emphasized Felipe.
Asked about the ambitions to reach the Brazilian national team, Felipe assumed that he continues to work towards this goal.
"I've been doing my job at FC Porto very well, I've been doing good shows. This is a step to get to the national team, now it's to hope they can count on me," Felipe said on the matter.