Arsenal’s Martinelli talks about his time at Barcelona


The 18 year old Brazilian has revealed how he was treated at Camp Nou.

“Shortly before the Sao Paulo Cup I spent a few days training in Barcelona. I spent 15 days there”.

“Barcelona invited me to train with them in La Masia but afterwards they didn’t want to do anything with me, they didn’t tell me anything”.

“I went back to Ituano, I played Copinha and then I came to Arsenal”.

“They were all very good, I took full advantage and gave my best”. 

“To see how they train, know the structure of the club, the city. it was a dream come true”. 

“I even trained with Ansu Fati and we became friends. He helped me a lot there and is now playing in the main team”. 

“He is a boy who deserves everything that is happening to him. He is super humble and welcomed me really well there”.