Midfielder Willian has been one of Corinthians’ standout stars this season, even if he hasn’t fully adapted to Brazilian football. In Vitor Pereira’s point of view, the athlete is still looking to adapt to his physical condition.
When asked about the possibility of Willian playing on the right flank, with the midfielder often playing on the left, Vitor Pereira spoke about the care needed for his physical adaptation. In addition, he played with the position of Róger Guedes, who It was also discussed at the press conference.
“But what about Roger? Do I put it on the left? (Laugh). Willian is stronger on the left than the right, I have no doubt. Now, that doesn’t mean I can’t put it right. He improves his level and is in a physical condition to respond to the game. The level drops, opponents arrive and crash. He is having a hard time adapting to the structure of Brazilian football, which is more than duels. Naturally, he is a high-level player and will find solutions for this. “But the team has to grow again in my view,” said the Corinthians coach.
This season, Willian has been on the field 25 times. The midfielder participated in 12 victories, eight draws and five defeats, and scored one goal for the team. Now, the athlete along with the rest of the team is preparing for the match series of the Brazilian and Libertadores. In the national championship, Timão is back on the field on Sunday, at 6 p.m., when he faces América-MG. In the continental competition, the team already knows that He will take his next steps against Boca Juniors.
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