Last Sunday Alexander Lecaros made his long-awaited debut with a Botafogo shirt leaving a very good impression. What’s more, the small extreme aroused a wave of praise for what he did against Cabofriense for the Carioca Championship.
Lecaros, in the ‘Fogao’, shares the wardrobe with several young stars from Brazil, but also with a footballer recognized practically around the world: Keisuke Honda, a figure from Japan.
Libero He contacted the 20-year-old element and confessed that he learns a lot from Honda in training.
“I have learned that you have to be very responsible for football. You have to take good care of yourself, and the truth is that what he shows every day before and after training is incredible,” said Alexander Lecaros.
“For example, a few days ago Gabriel Cortez from Ecuador, Honda and I were talking, and there I was asking him what Mario Balotelli and Robinho were like, because he played with them in Milan. And he told me that Balotelli was very crazy, that Robinho played a lot. The truth is that a character“he added.
Alexander Lecaros came to Botafogo earlier this year from Real Garcilaso (now Cusco FC) and is currently fighting to earn a spot on the starting team. Check out the full interview this Friday, July 3 in the print and digital edition of Libero newspaper.
Carrera de Keisuke Honda
The Japanese midfielder has played in countries such as the Netherlands, Russia, Italy, Mexico, Australia and is currently in Brazil. The most important club where he played was AC Milan, from 2014 to 2017.