In an interview with ‘The Player’s Tribune’, Douglas Costa he revealed that he had repeatedly thought about retiring due to the many injuries suffered in his career. “There are moments that I think:”Can I still play? Because I go on the field and I hurt myself again – he explained -. Then when I watch TV I understand that this is my passion and that I can still play at a high level. Joke with Alex Sandro that I have more resonances than presences’“.
The Juventus striker is exposed in three clips of about thirty seconds, the starter of the entire interview that will be published on Tuesday. “I joke with my partner Alex Sandro that I have more resonances than presences. When I have to make another … these strange noises. It is something really crazy. People say that Douglas has the potential to be one of the best in the world. , but injuries hold him back. This bothers me. I have the potential to be a top footballer, but because of me or not I can’t be in the best shape. This is very annoying. ”
The fundamental help of the mental coach. “Every time I get hurt I ask myself: ‘What did I do wrong ?. I wonder why I can’t play continuously. It is something that hurts me. So I asked for any kind of help. I don’t know if you heard talk about the mental coach. He is not a psychologist, but he shows you how childhood facts can still condition you today. ”
The doubts and awareness that football is his life. “There are moments that I think: ‘Can I still play? Because I go out on the pitch and I hurt myself again.” Then when I watch TV I understand that this is my passion and that I can still play at a high level. This is what keeps me alive, I know football is not an effort for me. Many times you try, but then you give up. It has nothing to do with money or being famous. The point is to do what you like and have fun. That’s my goal. “