Vinicius Junior arrived at Real Madrid less than two weeks ago, but he did not spare time to show the one that came and leave a good first impression.

Following the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo, Merengue’s main technical reference and goal source in the last decade, the young former Flamengo seeks to win his place in the squad, since he is in the same position as the Portuguese.

Real will make their debut in the current season on Tuesday at 9 pm against Manchester United at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. Initially quoted to be used as an option for the reserve bank, Vinícius surprised the coaching staff during his first training with the team and, as already published by AS , the main sports newspaper in Madrid, will join the consolidated Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema and will be starting in the first match of the club in the International Champions Cup, preseason tournament.

” Vinícius is a very young boy and very good for his age. He is our player and will have the minutes (on the pitch) that we believe is right. We want to work with him for the future and help him adapt to European football. The important thing is that he is working with us on a daily basis, “said newcomer coach Julen Lopetegui, who has yet to confirm the information on the possible ownership of the point.

After starting his first substitute games at Flamengo, Vinícius won the rubro-negro team during the month of April and never lost again. Now, try to steady yourself among the top highlights of your new home, even at a young age.

With Vinícius among the starters, Real Madrid faces Manchester United with Casilla; Odriozola, Javi Sánchez, Vallejo and Theo; Llorente, Ceballos and Valverde; Bale, Benzema and Vinícius Jr.