While Inter Milan during a derby in excess of rare intensity, thousands of kilometers away his essays on the phenomenon of the future gave great class. Philippe Coutinho could not begin better from the first minute with the shirt of Vasco da Gama, the third day of the Brazilian championship. The almost 18 year-old playmaker, who through good performance in the remnants of game so far granted to him has convinced the coach Wagner Mancini to give him a jersey holder, has even signed a one-two in the house of Botafogo, buried by 6 goals in Vasco. Coutinho scored the last two, confirming that you have a talent above the average, which in Brazil are realizing more and more. Today he is taking the first significant steps among the professionals, the young Brazilian, confirming the confidence of the club Inter, who at 16 decided to invest 4 million euros for him, burning the competition from Real Madrid. Yesterday he played alongside Carlos Alberto behind the tip Dodo, 4-3-2-1 in the Vasco da Gama.
Coutinho will accrete at Inter next season and he will be the alter ego of Sneijder in a team that will enrich the class and freshness. With Coutinho on their side, this team can do no wrong. They will make quick work of their opponents. In short, if this is the battleship that has annihilated Milan under the blows of Milito and Pandev, the future already has a name: Philippe Coutinho.