Tata Martino was the coach who gave Adama Traore his first team debut for Barcelona. The Argentine thought he was capable of making the big step up to the first team, but he ended up going to Aston Villa.
Jorge Simao, Diogo Jota's coach at Paços Ferreira, got things off his chest about the Portuguese footballer's explosion, whom he once compared to Cristiano Ronaldo. He wondered what those who took him for a madman would think now.
Wolves climbed to sixth place in the Premier League on Monday as Raul Jimenez sealed a 1-0 win at Leeds on a night West Bromwich Albion and Burnley played out the first goalless draw in the English top-flight this season.
Adama Traoré spoke to the media following his much-awaited international debut. Traoré, who came from the bench in Spain’s goalless draw against Portugal, was asked about the possibility of him returning to his former club Barcelona and about the body oil he spreads over his arms before playing a game.