(Video) Lucas scores first goal for Gremio since returning to boyhood club

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Lucas Leiva was adored by Liverpool supporters during his 10 years at Anfield but his return to boyhood club Gremio, will mean even more to the Brazilian.

Now 35-years-old, the midfielder is hoping to get his hometown club back into the top Brazilian division and has certainly helped by scoring his first goal.

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The man who only scored seven goals in 346 games for the Reds, has got off to a much better goal scoring return to his old club – scoring in his 11th outing this season.

It was part of a 3-0 victory over Sport Recife and puts the Porto Alegre side second in Serie B, with just seven games left of the season.

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Let’s hope that our former No.21 can have a triumphant return home and help get his club back to the top level of Brazilian football.

You can watch the video of Lucas’ goal via @Gremio on Twitter:

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