In June, Jonas contacted Sao Paulo to reconsider the reform, he assured BTV,
Sao Paulo invited me to go on. He called me on holiday to reconsider my decision to play the last 6 months or even a year in Sao Paulo, but I wanted to finish at Benfica, "he shot.
Whoever contacted the attacker at the time was Jorge Jesus, now coach in Flamengo.
"He asked me whether I would finish my career in mid-June and told him I had that thought, I want to end up with a good image at the club I love so much," he said.