Guangzhou Evergrande new boy Barrios confident he will be a success in China

Lucas Barrios believes he can do very well in the Chinese Super League after signing with Guangzhou Evergrande.

Lucas Barrios believes he can do very well in the Chinese Super League after signing with Guangzhou Evergrande.

The 27-year old Paraguayan striker departed German Bundesliga champions Borussia Dortmund to join former Italy manager Marcello Lippi at Guangzhou and is confident he and his new team can be a success in a league which has seen ex-Chelsea star Nicolas Anelka struggle.

"No one can decide a game," Barrios said.

"Only through working hard with your teammatescan you win. I can help the team win in the games ahead, and I believe I will be successful in China.

“I paid attention to soccer leagues in Asian countries, especially the CSL, when I played in Europe.

"The Chinese league and the entire soccer industry in China have improveda lot in recent years, which helped me make the decision to move here.<>p>
"Through conversations with the club's managers and some of my friends, I knew Guangzhou Evergrande was a team that was run with an international approach, so I decided I would have a try in China."

 
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