Danilo has a goalscoring phase and stresses the importance of Abel in his evolution

Danilo has a goalscoring phase and stresses the importance of Abel in his evolution

At just 21 years old, Danilo is one of the main names in Brazilian football and has been evolving more and more under the command of Abel Ferreira at Palmeiras.

At just 21 years old, Danilo is already a highlight in Brazilian football and received his first chance at Brazilian Teambeing convened by Titus for friendlies against South Korea and Japan. Despite being new, the player shows a lot of personality and quality on the field, and is one of the backbones of the palm trees.

In an interview with “Bem Amigos”, the midfielder commented on the goalscoring phase that he lives in Verdão. With five goals in the season, the number 28 shirt has already surpassed the marks of other years and now seeks to contribute even more. In addition, the player stressed the importance of Abel Ferreira for your good run.


Abel always talked about getting there, stealing the ball and hitting the goal. Today I am better positioned, always on the second post to score goals. When I went up I still didn’t score many goals. Now I’m on the network path again“, said Danilo, who has scored two goals in the last two games for Palmeiras.

Initially, Danilo received the opportunity to work in professional football at Palmeiras, still under the command of Vanderlei Luxemburgo. Rising from the base along with Gabriel Menino, Patrick de Paula, Wesley and Renan, the young midfielder expressed concern with the arrival of Abel Ferreira, but highlighted many lessons learned with Portuguese.

Danilo and Zé Rafael take over Palmeiras’ starting midfield – Flickr (Cesar Greco/Palmeiras)

When he arrived, I still told my friends, with my parents that I was kind of like that with the change of coach, I thought I was going to go back to the base. But just as Professor Luxembourg helped me, he also helped me. He came with the mentality from Europe, so I think it strengthened my style of play even more, in being on all sides of the field, in thinking faster, in having more balance.“, said the player.

In just 23 games made in the season, Danilo has already surpassed the number of goals he scored in 2021. With five balls in the net, the player has shown himself to be more and more complete and has helped Palmeiras to follow their good form. With a goal in the final of the Campeonato Paulista, against Sao Pauloand in the return of the Copa do Brasil against Juazeiro, the player has assumed an increasingly decisive role in Verdão.

Source: sportbuzz

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