Brazilian striker “Shakhtar” Junior Moraes is not ready to accept Ukrainian citizenship.
Moraes, in summer, a free agent who replaced the Dynamo for Shakhtar, before the recent matches of the League of Nations spoke again about readiness to change citizenship and get the opportunity to represent the national team of Ukraine.
“I met with the head coach of the national team of Ukraine Andriy Shevchenko. Before you accept the invitation, I decided to wait a bit, after all, still dream to be summoned to the Brazilian national team”, – quotes the words of Moraes “Globo Esporte”.
Shakhtar repeatedly delegated its representatives in the Brazilian national team. Moraes to implement its goal is to focus on examples of Luiz Adriano, Fernandinho, Douglas Costa, taison and other compatriots.
At the start of the new season of Junior Moraes managed to get closer to the debut call-up to Brazil. In seven Premier League matches, Brazilian striker Shakhtar scored seven goals and gave three assists.