Even away from home, Arthur Cabral ensured family happiness this weekend. This is because His first call to the Brazilian main team Celebrated widely by his father, Helio Cabral, who recognized the greatness of yet another achievement of his son in his career. At a high level since he started wearing the Basel shirt in Switzerland, the 23-year-old striker will defend Brazil against Venezuela, Colombia and Uruguay, scheduled for October 7, 10 and 14 respectively. 2022 World Cup Qualifiers.
Tite’s call for the striker from Campina Grande, Paraiba, to defend the Seleção, came late on Friday afternoon. It only happened because his compatriot Mateus Kona, suffering from an adductor muscle injury, would not recover in time to be available for matches and had to be turned down.
Helio Cabral, Arthur’s father, is Campinense’s coach, who objects to Brazilian series d. Comment service for parcel in The first match of the round of 16 of the competition, gave an interview to CBN Esporte Clube Program, from Paraíba, he did well in the role of Father Owl, recounting the great joy of seeing the striker called up and praising the player’s great achievements in European football.
– The heart is racing. Very happy, very proud. It was a lot of work, dedication and a lot of perseverance. It capped what he went through last season. He’s so happy, he’s so happy, because that’s what we’ve been waiting for. It has happened. Now just wait and hope he plays good games – he said.
There is no reason for Helio to be proud of his son. In addition to being a father and friend, he was also a huge proponent of Arthur becoming a high-profile athlete who was showing off on the Prairie World. From under 7, still in futsal, to under 13, then in the transition to field football, also engaging in the opportunities that the athlete had until he reached Ciara and became “King Arthur”, the stories that are kept in memory a lot.
Now with the chance to represent the main team in the playoffs, Helio credited Tite’s choice in favor of Arthur due to the positive performance he had in Basel for three seasons. This year, for example, he has 20 goals and 2 assists in the 16 matches played by the Swiss team. This figure, including, represents the number of goals scored in the 2020/21 season, when he became Brazil’s top scorer in European football, Only with 20 games less than in the last European Tour.
– Despite not being in Europe, he adapted very well and managed to play good matches. In the 2021/2022 season he was doing very well, he did what he knows best, which are goals. Let us now hope that Tite will also remember him in the following calls – Hélio commented.
Arthur Cabral celebrates his great achievement on a bicycle in Basel’s victory over Albanian Partizani in the European Conference League – Photo: Christian Merz/EFE
This will be Arthur Cabral’s second experience wearing the green and yellow shirt. Before that, in 2019, he played for the Olympic team against Chile, shortly after moving to Switzerland. With the long-awaited opportunity cemented in his still-short career, the striker will work so that, within the four lines, he can crown the opportunity once and for all, with a dribble and – for what not? – Swing the net.
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