One More Brazilian
QPR manager Andriy Shevchenko
has obviously found it easy in the South American market, as yet another Brazilian joins the QPR squad.
comes from Botafogo for a fee of just 500k.
A central defender, Doria started out in the youth teams of Botafogo and worked his way up into the first team, making his debut last season. His performances have caught the eye of Shevchenko and the Ukrainian boss has finally got his man.
"Doria for 500k is a bargain," Shevchenko marveled. "I will be looking to introduce him slowly into the first team here."
When quizzed on his preference for Brazilian players, Shevchenko remarked, "Many young Brazilians turn out to be wonderful talents, and their clubs like setting low release clauses. Why not?"