Flamengo defeated Grêmio 3-1 on Saturday (10) for the 14th round of the Brazilian Championship in Maracan. After defeating Rio Grande do Sul, the Rubro-Negro team is preparing for the classic against Vasco, and coach Jorge Jesus will be able to count on the presence of Brazil's greatest goalkeeper, Gabigol, as the striker returns to training with the squad. .
During a news conference Tuesday (13) in Ninho near Urubou, Gabriel Barbosa commented on his time in Flamengo. The player also highlighted the work done by Jorge Jesus for his evolution on the field.
– I think Santos was very special last year. I didn't play much, but it was special. Everything I live here in Flamengo and I think it's my best time. The players help me, Mister helps me grow. I never imagined playing with players. This is my best time.
Gabigol's next challenge for Flamengo will be against Vasco, next Saturday (17), 7pm Brazil, at the Mane Garincha Stadium, Brazil, for the 15th round of the Brazilian Championship. Following this confrontation, the Rubro-Negro team is preparing for the first Copa Libertadores quarter-final match against the International, on 21 August, Wednesday, 21:30, Brazil time, in Maracan.