While Gerson drags his spleen on the OM bench, his most fervent supporter turns like a lion in a cage, at the other end of the world map. Joined on Monday, Marcao, the father and agent of the Brazilian player, did not hide his incomprehension of the situation faced by his 25-year-old son. For him, the story with OM is coming to an end, and in his mind, a departure is already planned for this winter.
“I’ll try to be levelheaded but I can’t hide that we’re angryhe named us before speaking to President Pablo Longoria. This is a very problematic situation. How can a player who is in full possession of his skills be left out overnight, with no chance to show his football? It’s incomprehensible. We are really sad because this coach (Igor Tudor) prevent us from dreaming of a place in the group for the World Cup with Brazil. There’s so little time left to show up (before the announcement of the list, November 7)…”