Diogo de Oliveira Barbosa, is a player born in Sao Paulo on December 4, 1994, He is the new player for the Pumas, his remarkable height of 1.94 meters and being a forward becomes a promise in the MX League. Although he is now in the heart of one of the most beloved teams by the Mexican fans and supported by a strong institution, de Oliviera comes from a complicated past where he even mentioned that he had to work as a grill at McDonald’s in order to survive.

Coming from the Plaza Fortuna in Uruguay, the paulistano scored six goals in 14 matches in the league of the South American country. “I worked at McDonald’s, I was without a club and I was studying, but it was very difficult, that’s why I worked making sandwiches. It’s easier to score goals than hamburgers, I was there for five months and then I got a club. If I would go back to McDonald’s? Never again” , declared the forward in an interview with As Chile.

It’s easier to score goals than burgers, I was there for five months and then I got a club. If I would go back to McDonald’s? Never more

When Diogo started his soccer career, He was unpaid for several months so his parents sent him money to survive. “I was five months without payment in some clubs. How did I support myself? My mother and father sent me money to continue when I no longer had anything, today thank God we are much better.”

“I thought about stopping playing because I had no opportunities in Brazil, but I persisted because of my brother, he is my idol. He helped me a lot and motivated me to continue, thank God the Plaza appeared. My brother is everything to me. He said that I had a future and he told me not to leave it, I promised him that I would paint my hair if I was champion in Plaza and I already fulfilled, “said the new university striker.

I thought about stopping playing because I had no opportunities in Brazil, but I persisted for my brother, he is my idol

Diogo de Oliveira arrives at the feline group after making a loan for his letter until May 2022, revealed the journalist Martin Charquero, in addition to a purchase option. The burly 1.94 meter high gunner is lethal with his header.

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