Inter Milan target Lucas vows to focus on Olympics

July 11th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS  

Rio de Janeiro, July 11 (IANS) Inter Milan target Lucas Moura has vowed not to let transfer speculation distract him from his Olympic preparations with Brazil.

The Italian Serie A outfit has reportedly had a 25 million euro offer rejected by Sao Paulo amid growing interest in the 19-year-old winger from Europe’s top clubs, reports Xinhua.

“I’m not aware of any concrete offers. I prefer to let my dad and agent look after those matters,” Moura said Tuesday.

“I don’t want the transfer talk to interfere with my performance. I want to concentrate on the Olympics,” he said.

Moura is currently with Brazil’s 18-man Olympic squad in Rio, where the team is undergoing a fitness and team bonding program before departing for London next Monday.

The teenager has also attracted interest from Manchester United, Chelsea and Real Madrid, according to local reports.

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