Jorge Silva, Fábio Silva’s father, defined the younger striker’s departure from Anderlecht within the January switch window.
“For three months we analyzed completely different choices. We got here to see many video games in Anderlecht and this is our selection, regardless that it is not the most effective staff in Belgium, contemplating the tens of millions earned in Champions League for Club Brugge », he started by saying, in an interview with the Belgian newspaper ‘DH’ , indicating that the primary months of the son of the Belgian emblem are going nicely:
“The first two months met our expectations. Although the staff did not play nicely, they received and Fábio scored. After that, issues began not going so nicely and Anderlecht modified once more to coaches », he identified.
“The arrival of Riemer [novo treinador] the whole lot has modified. Suddenly, the sport system modified. Fábio was alone on the entrance. The first job is to defend as a substitute of desirous about scoring targets. In December, his supervisor spoke to the membership and mentioned that this soccer was not what was agreed. Fábio is not the Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United or Real Madrid, who dribbles via 4 or 5 opponents earlier than scoring. He wants assist however as a substitute he will get lengthy balls, arduous balls or nothing in any respect and hopefully he can do a miracle. I’m Fábio’s largest critic, however is he guilty for the factors loss in Bruges? It’s not good to place issues this manner, however if you ask a participant with Fábio’s qualities to run after a ball… The model of play, these lengthy balls, that lack of scoring alternatives”, he continued.
Jorge Silva, who is additionally a footballer, additionally denied the existence of a dialogue between Fábio Silva and the present coach of Anderlecht, criticizing the coach for saying that the younger footballer did not wish to «die» for on the membership: «It was a very good dialog. He informed him: ‘You have your concepts about soccer, they do not match mine. I’ve nothing towards you, however I’m not good myself. Thank you and I want you nicely, however let me out. My agent is already searching for a brand new membership’. And Riemer replied: ‘Maybe it is higher for each events. Good luck’.”
Fábio Silva’s father additionally talked about that his son left Brussels desirous about the under-21 European Championship, which can happen in June.
“There are many explanation why we determined to go away. First, the brand new philosophy of the membership with Riemer. Anderlecht has the correct to decide on this type of soccer with lengthy balls. If the membership thinks that it the correct solution to get factors, who am I to disagree? Second, we got here to Anderlecht to struggle for trophies, however Anderlecht is twelfth within the league… Third, we’re desirous about the U-21 Euro on the finish of June. Fourth, you could perceive that Wolverhampton paid some huge cash for him. I have to, as a father or mother, discover the most effective resolution for my son to develop. At the second, I believe it is PSV », he shot , which additionally revealed that Burnley tried to signal Fábio Silva, however with out success:
«Kompany is with him and loves him, however we expect that PSV is extra equal to Fábio’s wants than Burnley», he concluded.