Sport does not only live on training. Always attacking the market, Lion leaders are able to find young people with enormous room for improvement who, boosted, can be worth millions in cash.
In these two years in which Rúben Amorim wears a lion on his chest, the best example of what has already been written is the name of Pedro Gonçalves. Whoever was the League’s top scorer in the year he won the title arrived at Alvalade only in the form of a promise, worth eight million euros. Today, it is worth almost five times more (35 million). Another success story is that of Pedro Porro.
The Spanish full-back grew as a player thanks to Rúben Amorim, he is already capped by the Spanish national team and, if in 2020 he was worth 9 million euros, two years later he is valued at 25 million euros and already with Bayern Munich by his side.
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