The dream of any footballer is to assist his membership attain a remaining of a global match with the chance to win a trophy and cement their legacy.
For Manchester United loanee Andreas Pereira, that dream of serving to Flamengo win the Copa Libertadores and carry the second greatest worldwide trophy on the planet. Nevertheless, it turned a nightmare for the midfielder.
The 25-year-old made a mishap in additional time, resulting in the eventual game-winning aim by Palmeiras winger Deyverson. Pereira was the goal of supporters and media members for his blunder. Nevertheless, an outdated teammate of his reached out to supply his help.
FC Barcelona ahead Memphis Depay replied to Pereira’s Instagram post, the place he apologized for his mistake within the Libertadores remaining.
“I made a mistake!” Pereira wrote. There was no lack of will, race… and it’ll by no means be missing! Tough moments present the character of our group that, in these three months, welcomed me into the Flamengo household with a lot affection! I apologize for immediately’s mistake. I promise I’ll win you again.”
The Netherland worldwide left a short remark, making an attempt to carry the spirits of his former Manchester United teammate.
“Head up, Lil bro! The longer term is vibrant,” Depay wrote.
It will likely be attention-grabbing to see if Pereira stays long-term with Flamengo because the mortgage settlement got here with a €20-million choice.