According to the 43-year-old midfielder, the next Olympics will mark only his farewell to the Brazilian team
The midfielder ant ruled out this Tuesday, 2nd, to retire after the dispute of the Tokyo Olympic Games, scheduled for the middle of this year. According to the 43-year-old midfielder, the next Olympics will mark only his farewell to Brazilian women’s team. The idea of the player, currently in the Paris Saint Germain, from France, is to continue playing for clubs for at least two seasons.
“I’m not going to hang up my boots in Tokyo. It will only be my farewell to the Brazilian team. I intend to play two more years, if God gives me health. The guy up there will decide, because if I have health and disposition, it will be difficult to stop me, ”he said, in an interview with“ Agência EFE ”, which also indicated a possible exit from PSG. “I do not believe that I will continue at PSG. I am reviewing some proposals with my agent, to see where to play. Returning to Brazil is a possibility ”, completed the veteran midfielder.
Formiga’s destination, in fact, may be Brazilian football. In the understanding of the midfielder, the clubs are investing more in football, which allows for a return. “It is getting better and it makes me happy. Several clubs investing, such as Corinthians, São Paulo, Santos, Atlético (Mineiro), Cruzeiro. There are big ones that are investing, and I hope that the remaining clubs will follow the example and have a women’s department ”, evaluated the player, who debuted in the national team with only 16, won two Olympic silver medals in 2004 and 2008 and was runner-up in 2007