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Erico In International Action

26 March 2014

Reds youngster Erico Sousa was in international action last week for Portugal Under 19s.

The first-year professional, who graduated from the Academy last season, made his début for the Under 19s against Qatar in a preparation fixture.

After featuring as a 53rd minute substitute, going on to help his side secure a 1-0 victory, Erico told "I've always dreamed of playing on the international stage.

"Playing with great players from different teams was great and the type of football was really good.

"I thought I did okay. Hopefully they'll call me to come back."

A skilful, attacking midfielder, Erico has featured regularly for the Under 21s this season.

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