Lucas Moura ‘A Big Player That Loves Big Games’ Says Serge Aurier
Spurs right-back Serge Aurier is delighted with the signing of his former Paris Saint Germainteammate Lucas Moura. The pair were teammates at the Ligue 1 side until Aurier joined Spurs in thesummer.
Now Lucas has made the journey from Paris to London and Ivorian right-back Aurier is delighted tobe reunited with his old teammate. “I am happy for him and for our team because I’ve played withLucas before, he is a real friend, a good guy, he likes football and he likes the big moments on thepitch.
“In Paris, for the last three or four months he hasn’t played that much, so for him and his family it’s agood possibility to come here for a new adventure. At PSG he was an important player in a big team.It’s good that he’s come here because his age is similar (to everyone else in the squad).
“He’s a young player at 25 but he has big experience. For the team it’s good because he has the rightmentality for Tottenham, he has big qualities and with me he has a good, good, good relationship fornow and in future.
“I told him to come here because, for me, coming to England, to London, to Tottenham is good foryour progression. You come here, play good football and see the city, which he also likes. In Parc desPrinces I like the ambience but I told him that here in England it’s not the same because the peoplelove football and it’s a crazy moment when you score, when you tackle, when you push, you runbecause people give you their maximum support.”