The Brazilian starlet Yuri Alberto, born in 2001, has been linked with Inter, Juventus and Milan. When asked about the rumors the Brazilian did not hold back his desire to play in the Serie A.
“The Italian league is very tactical which reminds me of my game, which reminds me of my own country. It is one of the most important championships in the world where Brazilians have fared very well in past and adding to that the country is wonderful to live in. It is definitely my dream to live in Italy and play in Serie A.”
Alberto then went on to talk about his current club Santos with whom he has a contract with until 2020: “I am just in the first stage of my career. Undoubtedly it is an honor to be part of a list of players like Pelé, Coutinho, Edu and Gabigol but right now I have to think about repaying the confidence which the coach and the staff have shown me. I want to bring a lot of joy to the fans of Santos. I have grown up here and it was always a dream to play for them, in our stadium, scoring goals and winning titles for them.”