Season of Vinicius Jr. has been impressive with Real Madrid, although fans will spend a short time without seeing it in action, since LaLiga Santander has a brief for. The forward took advantage of these days off and traveled to the United States, to later attend the Miami Heat game in the NBA.
The skilled player was in the front row at the FTX Arena Miami, experiencing the home team’s clash against the Detroit Pistons. The presence of the Brazilian star did not go unnoticed, since it was focused by the cameras of the American tournament and also by the cell phones of a large number of fans.
After his stay at the meeting, Vinicius Jr. gave an interview for the official NBA channel and expressed all his emotion. “It is my first time seeing the Miami Heat and I am very happy. It is also the first time that I have seen these players up close. I always dreamed of being in this field, I really like basketball”, Explained the athlete.
“It is an extraordinary environment. I am very close to Jimmy Butler, he always follows football and sends me positive messages, but I also follow other players, like Luka Doncic, who came from Real Madrid and is great in the NBA; Giannis Antetokounmpo and others. The truth is that I am a big fan”He added.
“The atmosphere at a basketball game, not just in Miami, but everywhere, feels like a show. I am surprised to be here. I am happy to see how well the institution received me, they did everything possible for me to be here. I want to send a hug to everyone”, He sentenced.
The joy for Vinicius for this new experience closed in the best way, since the Miami Heat beat the Detroit Pistons 115-112. In addition, the Real Madrid player had the opportunity to exchange shirts with Tyler Herro, who was the star of the triumph: he scored 29 points, gained four rebounds and provided four assists.