Joao Mario, Inter-owned midfielder, returning from loan to Lokomotiv Moscow, speaks to As, revealing his wishes for the future: “I would like to try new experiences. I would like to be able to play in La Liga because I think it is the league that best suits my style of play. I like the way Spanish teams play. I grew up in a football culture very close to the Spanish one, to Sporting, I think I could adapt quickly. I would love to play in Spain. I like the fact that … La Liga is La Liga. There are great teams, it is very competitive. to tournaments in which I have not played the one that most attract me “.
ABOUT PASTORELLO – “I know they can help me. I identify a lot with the way Pastorello and Fernando Couto, a star in Portugal, work. I remember well when he played. We will do great things together.”
THE TARGET – “The next goal is to find a project that will help me stay in the national team for the European Championships. I am sure that we will find him and that he will be able to play regularly to be a starter with Portugal. The real Joao Mario is the one of last season at Sporting with Jorge Jesus Inter Milan I arrived at the end of the summer, at a time of great change. Inter were about to sign with Frank De Boer. It was a difficult season because the Inter project was in difficulty. In any case, it remains the one where I did best and my best memory there “.