Flamengo: Fans ‘beg’ for David Luiz’s departure amid interest from abroad

David Luiz arrived at Flamengo with the status of a star and future idol. However, he did not live up to expectations and now he can leave Mais Querido without being missed by the Red-Black fans. The defender’s contract with the Gávea club runs until the end of 2023, but, in May, he hit the target and secured the extension of the bond for another season. Recently, he entered the radar of some teams abroad, such as: Al-Ettifaq (Saudi Arabia) and Besiktas (Turkey).

As mentioned, the vast majority of Flamengo fans are not opposed to a possible departure of David Luiz. On the contrary. Many rubro-negros even carry out ‘campaigns’ on social networks for the 36-year-old defender to leave the Rio de Janeiro club. Check out some reactions:

What are the chances of David Luiz leaving Flamengo?

As reported by ‘ge’, David Luiz turned down the offer from Al-Ettifaq, an Arab team that features striker Vitinho, formerly of Flamengo. The proposal presented by Besiktas rocked the experienced defender. However, the adaptation of the player’s family to Rio de Janeiro was taken into account when evaluating a new change. Therefore, the defender also rejected the offer and, at this moment, the tendency is for him to remain in the Rubro-Negro.

Flamengo has not yet received any formal proposal for David Luiz. Both aforementioned offers were first evaluated by the defender and his agents. It is worth mentioning that Turkey’s transfer window is open until September 15th, while Saudi Arabia’s closes on the 20th of the same month.

David Luiz’s numbers at Flamengo

David Luiz was hired by Flamengo in September 2021. Since then, he has helped Mais Querido win Libertadores and Copa do Brasil, both in 2022. Despite the titles raised, the defender was never unanimous among fans. With the red-black shirt, the defender participated in 94 games, and had 54 wins, 21 draws and 19 defeats.

In the current season, David Luiz entered the field 35 times for Flamengo, starting 31 of them. The defender follows his training routine normally and will be available to coach Jorge Sampaoli for the next appointment of Mais Querido, on September 13 (Wednesday). fair), at 21:30 (Brasília time), against Athletico-PR, for the Brazilian Championship.

How many defenders does Flamengo have in its squad?

Counting on David Luiz, Flamengo has five defenders in its professional squad. Rodrigo Caio, Léo Pereira, Pablo and Fabrício Bruno complete Jorge Sampaoli’s options for the sector. The latter (Fabrício Bruno) has a contract until December 2025 and refused the first renewal proposal from the Gávea club. The defender’s wish is a transfer to Europe, hence the denial of Mais Querido.

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