Between balls and luxuries, Joao Mendes de Assis Moreir makes his way into the world of football, a space in which he carries the label of being the son of Ronaldinho, one of the most recognized Brazilian players in the history of the discipline.
The 18-year-old winger has already gained experience in teams such as PSG, Flamengo and Cruzeiro, the latter club had his sporting rights and terminated his contract before arriving at Barcelona in Spain, where he has gradually left. opening a space.
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With the ‘Azulgrana’ inferiors, in 19 days played, Joao Mendes records a total of 238 minutes, starting twice and coming on three times from the substitute bench; So far he has not registered any goals but his commitment to the Catalan team does stand out.
Ronaldinho’s son can play as a forward and as a midfielder, he is left-footed but also uses his right leg when necessary; His first game as a starter was on November 4 when his team faced Damm (1-1).
The player arrived at Barcelona in the middle of last season; However, the club decided to expose him to the media as little as possible and his evidence was presented behind closed doors in a match against the Manchester United youth team.