Moisés Caicedo is one of Ecuador’s brightest players today and faced important teams such as Chelsea and Manchester United, where he identified two of his great idols, according to a recent interview.
“Niño Moi” is today the most important player in Ecuador.
In that interview, Moisés Caicedo admitted that in one game against Manchester United, although he did not play, when the match was over, he went to ask Paul Pogba for his shirt and got it. While against Chelsea he did the same with N’Golo Kanté. Ecuadorian enjoyed playing face to face with two of his great references in football.
Caicedo has special shirts for his personal collection. including one for the Swedish legend and current AC Milan striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Brighton’s midfielder is Ecuador’s best player in terms of value. According to Transfermarkt. the player’s market value worth 25 million Euro, leading other stars in the country such as the Piero Hincapé (Bayer Leverkusen’s defender) and Pervis Estupiñán (Brighton’s left back).
Brighton of course won’t mind selling the Ecuadorian star but for a huge amount of money, because when Reports suggested Liverpool were preparing a 50 million euro bid for Caicedo in the last summer, the idea was immediately rejected. Graham Potter, Brighton’s former coach, commented on that offer stating that it was not enough for the Ecuadorian shoes, latter the former manager suggested that may be an offer with more than 100 million euro may convince the chairman to sell the player, who has a great future and has not yet reached his peak.