Age 18 Club Santos Position Midfield Nationality Brazilian
“The creative spark in the Santos midfield which won the Brazilian league last year and has so far earned one senior cap as a substitute. Rated at £7m, he has attracted Internazionale’s interest but a prospective move to Tottenham foundered on work-permit concerns.”
Diego did indeed make the move to Europe, and has had a successful career at a variety of different clubs across the continent. A HIT.