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Brazilian clubs keeping tabs on Pyramids midfielder Rodriguinho

Brazilian clubs keeping tabs on Pyramids midfielder Rodriguinho

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and are among a number of Brazilian clubs keeping tabs on midfielder Rodriguinho, according to reports.

Rodriguinho has only joined Pyramids last summer from Brazilian side Corinthians for €5,10 million, and has since made five outings for the Egyptian side, assisting one goal.

Pyramids could lose their brazilian star next January as both Flamengo and Cruzeiro are interested in bringing the midfielder back to his home country.

Brazilian publication ​Globoesporte claim that Flamengo will submit a bid valued around $4 million to sign the 30-year-old, espcially that are set to lose two of their star players.

Lucas Paquetá has agreed terms with Italian side AC Milan and will move for a fee around £30 million, while veteran midfielder Diego is also rumoured to join Santos next January.

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There are currently club presidential election coming up at Flamengo, and candidate Rodolfo Landim has also held talks with Pyramids to discuss the potential transfer of Rodriguinho.

On the other hand, Brazilian website Esporte has revealed that Cruzeiro are also keen on signing Rodriguinho in the upcoming transfer window.

Cruzeiro are currently being managed by Mano Menezes, who was in charge of Corinthians in 2014, but rarley used Rodriguinho and instead loaned him to both Grêmio and Emirati side Sharjah FC.

Flamengo came second in the 2018 Brazilan Serie A, which has just finished, while Cruzeiro had a dissapointing season, finishing eighth, 25 points behind champions Palmeiras.

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