Brazilian striker Diego Mauricio said that at the dawn of his career, he could move to Europe, where him had the “miner” and “Port”.
“I had two offers when I played for Flamengo. One was from “Shakhtar”, and the other from Porto, but Flamengo did not accept them. I remember that I received a proposal that could change the course of my life, not only my person, but the whole family. However, Flamengo stubbornly refused to let me go. I met up with coach and club management and asked them. I said that such a contract could rid his mother from poverty, I could give her the best,” said Diego Mauricio.
Recall that in may 2011, it was reported that “Flamengo” refused “Shakhtar” in the offer to purchase Diego Mauricio for 11.5 million euros. About a year later the Brazilian club sold the player in “Alania” for 2.8 million euros.
At the moment, Diego Mauricio 28 years. In January, he returned to Brazil from South Korean club “Busan ay Park,” and now stands for “Alagoano” from the Series V.