The Portuguese forward of Atlético de Madrid Joao Félix clarified the controversial celebration of his goal in the game against him Villarreal, on February 28, when he made a gesture to silence him in the direction of the bench, assuring that it was addressed to his Brazilian teammate Renan
I gave it.
Joao felix, a substitute that day, entered the second half and scored the second goal for his team. His celebration, directed to the bench, was interpreted in some sectors as a claim to the coach Diego Simeone, who in the subsequent press conference assured in this regard that he loved “rebellious players.”
“You are always itching. I already said it, on the day of the match I made a post on Instagram that was for Lodi, but to you You really like to talk about things you don’t know and that is why controversy is generated”, He replied, when asked by the media at the press conference prior to the second leg of the Champions League round of 16 against him. Chelsea English.
The Portuguese forward explained that the reason for shutting up was that his teammate had been messing with him, telling him that he did not score goals.
“It was before the game, he was biting me, saying that I didn’t score against anyone, when I did, I did it towards him,” added the Portuguese striker.
The Portuguese star confirms, in this way, what he already clarified the night of the match I gave it On Instagram. “Don’t be mad, you said it and you have. We are together, brother ”, wrote the Brazilian side, one of the best friends of the Portuguese in the dressing room, accompanied by the image of Joao Félix commanding silence.