Danilo debuts with the Brazilian Olympic team
The brazilian player made his first appearance with Brazil U23 after a perfect starting of season with the dutch team, FC Twente

Called by André Jardine to replace the injured Antony, from Ajax, in the Olympic Team, the striker Danilo Pereira lives a good moment playing for FC Twente.

 

The brazilian player is the top scorer with 8 goals scored in 8 games matches.

 

At the age of 21, the athlete sees this as the opportunity of a lifetime.

"Every player dreams about the Brazilian national team. And I'm glad to be watched. Being here is a consequence of what I produce with my team. I'm having a fantastic starting of season at Twente. I have the impression that it is only the beginning. I know I can evolve further. I will do my best in training, try to learn as much as possible in all the activities. Competitiveness is high, but I know that I can earn my space" - said Danilo.

With ease to play in the 3 positions of the attack, Danilo has, so far, direct participation in 12 goals - counting goals and assists. The striker needs only 52 minutes to participate in a goal in favor of FC Twente.