Rafael Carioca is presented at Botafogo

This Friday Botafogo presented another reinforcement for the season. Left-back Rafael Carioca arrives at the club to be another option in a sector considered lacking in the squad.

Rafael Carioca is 28 years old and signed a contract until the end of the season. The player exalted being able to wear the shirt of the club of Nilton Santos.

“I am very happy to be here and I want to thank Botafogo for the opportunity. I am in a club where he had, if not the greatest, one of the greatest full-backs in the history of Brazilian football. It is to take this opportunity tooth and nail and give my best one more time, “he said.

The left back will be another option for Marcelo Chamusca. Rafael Carioca showed humility and stated that he will seek his space.

“I came to add, to seek my space working, regardless of whether I was a coach’s indication or not. I hope that we can achieve the triumphs of past seasons, as in Ceará, when we had access, state titles. I hope that things come back to happen and that we can achieve the goals at Botafogo once again “, he declared.

Rafael Carioca has already been regularized, but he should not debut this Sunday, when Botafogo faces Portuguesa at 5 pm (Brasília time), at Giulitte Coutinho.

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