Time is running for next football world cup and teams have started their planing for Qatar 2022 event. Two-time fifa world cup champion from Brazil, Cafu has said that national team will have great world cup in Qatar and he’s very optimistic about Selecao’s chances.
In an interview to football’s highest governing council FIFA, Cafu answered wide range of questions that includes his opinions about the national side for 2022 world cup and star striker Neymar.
“I think so. I’m very optimistic when it comes to the Selecao. I’m certain that Brazil will have a great World Cup. We have Neymar, a lot of other good, experienced players and a number of talented youngsters coming through,” Cafu quoted as saying by FIFA.com.
“I think Neymar has everything to be the best player on the planet,” he said.
Cafu led Brazil team to win 2002 world cup played in Japan/Korea meanwhile he was introduced onto the ground when 21 minutes left in the final of 1994 world cup. Legendary footballer is the brand ambassador at 2022 Qatar world cup.
In the series of questions, Cafu was given choice to choose one between Ronaldo and Messi. Within a second, he quoted both players as the two powers of world football at the moment. Nobody is superior than other and both are greats of the game.
“We’re talking about the two powers of world football. They’ve been at the top for 15 years. One has won six awards, the other five. It’s so hard to pick between them. They’re both magnificent players,” he quoted.
Former Brazilian defender was all on high praise for team mate Ronaldinho. Cafu said that Ronaldinho was unpredictable and he was unmarkable as well.
“Ronaldinho Gaucho was so unpredictable, he could do things you couldn’t even imagine. He was almost unmarkable.”