The Portuguese footballer, emerging from his unfortunate adventure in Venice, started from Oceania: he’s the new ’17’ from Melbourne Victory, in Australia.
dwarves Leaving Europe and starting overAustralia. Luis Carlos Almeida da Cunha, better known as Nani, has decided to leave – for the time being – the “Old Continent” to embark on a new adventure in his career, the second away from Europe.
After nearly three years in MLS in the ranks of Orlando City, in the United States, the former Lazio and Venice player agreed to a proposal Melbourne VictoryWho entrusted him with the number 17 shirt.
“I am happy with the idea of playing in the Premier League and can’t wait to take on new challenges. From what I have seen, Melbourne fans are not only the best in this league but can also challenge European fans.”
Nani returned from the second half of last season in the ranks of Venice, and was relegated to the second division. The Portuguese-born, born in 1986, failed to make the contribution that Beheira and the player himself had imagined: the final result was only assisted in 10 matches in the second half of the tournament.
chosen by the target
At around 36 years old (he will blow out the candles on November 17th), Nani is ready to start his number eight career. Raised in Sporting Lisbon, Amadora in 1986 wore the shirts of Manchester United, Valencia, Lazio, Fenerbahce, Orlando City and Venice.
“I am very excited to be joining the Melbourne Victory. I am looking forward to this new adventure in Australia and working hard to help the club win titles.”
Nani hopes to enrich a bid already comprising 17 trophies, which Sporting Lisbon (4), Manchester United (12) and Portugal won at Euro 2016.
Now a new challenge called Melbourne Victory and the desire to continue to impress, nearly 36 years on the other side of the world.
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