Tuesday, September 20, 2016
#Soccer #Portugal Rui Patricio will have a bronze statue after contribued to Portugal European Championship
Rui Patrício will have a bronze statue in Leiria, his homeland, announced Tuesday the mayor, Raul Castro.
According to the mayor, the council has awarded the gold medal of the city the keeper of Sporting and National Team, having been contacted by the entrepreneur and emigrant in Paris Carlos Matos with the offer of a bronze statue of Rui Patrício, who will ready in March 2017.
Carlos Matos explained that the player contributed to Portugal were European champions, which allowed the emigrants started to be regarded in France as "the Portuguese first and not second."