By Football Italian staff Published: 23:50 GMT February 26, 2018 00:13In the summer of 2018, after a year of rumors and speculation, the club of Selecão star Fernando “Tocantins” Costa is finally set to bring in the Brazilian international.
It all started with a tweet from his account, which went viral with fans and fanservice fans alike.
Tocanto is the nickname of the Brazilian midfielder and has been used by the midfielder for a number of years in the game.
It is also the nickname used by Tocantinos coach, who played for his country during the 2014 FIFA World Cup and helped the team qualify for the 2018 Confederations Cup.
After several tweets and interviews with Tocanto, a club official and some reporters, the story of Tocante’s future has been confirmed by Selefão.
According to sources, Tocanta will join the club in the next week, as the transfer has been approved by the club.
The transfer is expected to be completed in the week of February 28, according to sources.
Toca has a contract with Seleca for the next two seasons, and according to the sources, he will be a free agent at the end of the season.
Toco is a versatile midfielder who is currently playing for Club Atlético São Paulo, who is ranked fifth in the league.
He has scored nine goals and added six assists in 31 league appearances.