Brazilian champion Palmeiras looks into the 2019 season and starts preparing for the team that will enter the field next season. In an interview with the ESPN channel, Diego Cerri, director of Bahia, confirmed that he was in São Paulo and that one of the commitments was a meeting with the São Paulo team to negotiate midfielder Zé Rafael, an interesting one from Steel Tricolor in 2018.
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"We are always transparent, in relation to Palmeiras especially, even though other clubs have made proposals for Zé. Many things are maturing a lot. On the agenda of the meeting in São Paulo, Guilherme and I will also go to Palmeiras and everything goes well, let's see how the deal ends this week, "said the manager, who continued.
"Some people might say that there is oscillation in the technical section, but who isn't, right? A tough kid, who always behaves very well, even with this poll he always focuses on club design. That's very good to say," said the leader. Throughout the season, Palmeiras officials confirmed negotiations with midfielders and preferences in purchasing athletes.
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With that, Palmeiras must immediately announce the second blow for the following season. In addition, Verdão has also played with Arthur Cabral midfield, Ceará's highlight this season. Palmeiras agreed on Wednesday to buy Mayke right-back economic rights.
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