Paulinho finds his place at FC Barcelona
The Brazilian Paulinho Bezerra has managed to find his place in Barcelona F.C, although in the beginning his signing was somewhat questioned today it can be said that he is a player admired by Valverde; The fans of the club wondered what a player of the Chinese Super League did in Barcelona and today they wonder why it had not happened before.
Paulinho was defined from the beginning as a versatile player and said he was very excited to play in the club since he was fulfilling one of his dreams, at the time he declared “I am willing to play in the position they ask me and help my teammates to win titles.”
The Brazilian has become an unexpected player for the rival defenses, proving that he can be an ally of Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez for the transitions of attack as to surprise with his powerful shots from the second row.
The Brazilian player with his quick adaptation to the style of play of F.C Barcelona showed that his arrival at the club has been a success because every time he enters the field his performance is very noticeable.
His participation in the starting eleven in the league match against Alavés, confirmed his attendance at the starting team of the League, this match allowed him to show many of his qualities in the first half and after the break he was one of the players who accelerated looking for victory, having three excellent opportunities, one of them unbeatable. He was active at all times, pending the recovery tasks where he helped in the pressure by providing intensity, this situation forced him to perform a large physical deployment where, as usual, he performed very well.
It is important to note that the Brazilian midfielder has become a talisman for the technical director Ernesto Valverde and the player who has played more games in the history of the First without losing any of them. His stay in the Barca is stipulated at least until June 30, 2021 and its termination clause is 120 million euros.
Curious data of Paulinho in the Barcelona F.C
Among the highlights of the international midfielder Paulinho is the seven goals he has scored with Barcelona, the seven have occurred in the Santander League in the season 2017/2018, of which three have been made in the time of discount. The three goals have been in the 92 ‘Vs Athletic; in the 90 ‘Vs el Leganés and in the 93’ Vs el Levante.
In this way the Brazilian has become one of the top scorers of Barcelona in the League, their numbers and statistics are very good; He has played 17 games and has played a total of 922 minutes, meaning that he has scored one goal every 0.4 games, confirming again that his signing was a great success for the club.