It appears that there is still some resentment over last year’s comments.
“Former Brazil international Felipe Melo criticized Kylian Mbappe in a local interview,” Brazilian media outlet O Jogo reported today (Nov. 11).
Melo is a Brazilian midfielder who was once highly sought after in Europe. He is a highly influential midfielder in the middle of the park with great soccer intelligence and physicality. He even competed for Brazil at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. However, he was criticized for his frequent fouls and card collection.
He went on to play for Juventus and Inter Milan before returning to his native Brazil in 2017. Since last year, he has worn the Fluminense jersey, and this season he won the Copa Libertadores, South America’s version of the Champions League. Real Madrid legend Marcelo also won the title with them.
After winning the tournament, Melo was interviewed by Brazilian outlet TNT Sport Brasil. The reporter asked Melo to comment on Mbappe’s comments from last year.
In May of last year, Mbappe said, “South American soccer is not as developed as European soccer. That’s why European teams win the World Cup every time,” Mbappe had said in May of last year.
“Mbappe is an idiot,” Melo said of Mbappe’s comment. The reason was simple. Argentina had just beaten France in the final of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar last 토토사이트 November. Melo went on to strongly criticize Mbappe, saying, “Lionel Messi has become the best in the world, and Mbappe still has a lot to learn.”