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‘NOW I’LL BE A FAN’, SAYS OLIVINHA WHEN SAYING GOODBYE TO THE COURTS AGAINST FRANCA

The red-black idol played his last match this Thursday

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Emotion took over Maracanãzinho this Thursday. On the day that Franca became three-time NBB (New Basketball Brazil) champions, Olivinha said goodbye to the courts after a long and successful career. Even though he was upset with his runner-up finish, the red-and-black idol was very emotional as he said goodbye to basketball. Applauded by the fans and revered even by opponents, the 41-year-old forward now intends to become a fan in the stands.

- It wasn't the ending I wanted. Of course I wanted to leave here as a champion. But I have nothing to complain about. It was a successful career, I was very happy wearing the shirt of this club that I am passionate about. From tomorrow, I will be another Flamengo fan. I'll be in the stands supporting the club I love, repaying all the affection I've always received from the fans" - said Olivinha.


Owner of six NBB titles, Olivinha says goodbye to basketball with the same number of achievements as Former teammate Marquinhos and Jhonatan Luz, who equaled the mark this Thursday. Created by Flamengo's academy, the now former player only regretted having said goodbye with the runner-up.


"We didn't play. well the series. Franca deserved it, that's part of the sport. We gave our best, but Franca was better than us, so we have to praise their work. Now it's time to rest with the family and enjoy this retirement "-he commented.



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BRAZILIAN BASKETBALL QUALIFIES FOR THE PARIS OLYMPIC GAMES WITH FLAMENGO PLAYER IN THE CAST

The Brazilian team returns to the Olympics after being away from Tokyo

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This Sunday (7), Brazilian fans were able to rejoice after yet another disappointment for the football team. This is because the Brazilian basketball team won a place at the Paris Olympics after eight years, after defeating Latvia, away from home, 94 to 69, in the final of the World Pre-Olympics. Thus, Didi Louzada will be another representative of Flamengo in the competition.

In addition to Didi, the team is also made up of former champion players for Mais Querido, such as Cristiano Felício, Yago and Benite. Thus, Rubro-Negro will be the majority at the Paris Olympic Games.

WALK TO CLASSIFICATION

Brazil managed to qualify after defeating the Montenegro team 81 to 72 and, even which lost to Cameroon by 77 to 74, qualified for the final phase, where they defeated the Philippines and Latvia, winning the competition that qualified only the winner for the Olympics.

This was the first competition of the Brazil under the command of Croatian Aleksandar Petrovic after the dismissal of Gustavo de Conti, who is also coach of Mais Querido and was unable to qualify Brazil for the Pre-Olympic of the Americas.

BRAZIL GROUP

Now in Paris, Brazil was placed in group B, where it has France, Germany and Japan. The top two in the group, in addition to the two best third-placed teams in the three groups, advance to the quarterfinals.

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FLAMENGO BASQUETE U23 BEATS BOTAFOGO AND COMES AHEAD IN THE STATE FINALS

Among the highlights of the match, it is worth mentioning the performance of Flamengo's point guard

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This Saturday afternoon, Flamengo took the lead in the best-of-three series of the final of the U23 State Basketball Championship, by beating Botafogo 89 to 81. The match, held in Gávea, was marked by a lot of emotion and intense competition, but the "children" of FlaBasquete managed to impose their rhythm and guarantee victory in the first confrontation.

The game started balanced, with both teams showing determination and desire to win. Flamengo, playing at home, had the support of the fans to maintain the pressure on Botafogo. In the first two quarters, the advantage on the scoreboard alternated between the teams, with the players giving their all in each play. Highlight for the red and black point guard, who commanded the offensive plays with precision and agility.

FLAMENGO HAS PILLARS IN THE BASE DIVISION


The third quarter was crucial for the Flamengo . With a solid defense and quick transitions, the team managed to open a considerable lead on the scoreboard. The performance of the pivot, who dominated the paint and contributed with important points, was fundamental to this turnaround. Botafogo, in turn, found it difficult to overcome the opponent's marking and saw Flamengo take the lead.


In the last quarter, Botafogo tried to react, reducing the difference on the scoreboard and bringing more excitement to the game. game. However, Flamengo managed to hold off the pressure and maintained the lead until the final whistle. The red-black team showed maturity and emotional control, not allowing the opponent to touch the scoreboard.


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AFTER 25 YEARS DUDA WOLF, PSYCHOLOGIST, SAYS GOODBYE TO FLAMENGO: "WE WERE HAPPY"

Duda said goodbye to the club with a post on his social media

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The Flamengo said goodbye this Friday (10) to a fundamental character behind the scenes at the club: psychologist Maria Eduarda Wolf, known as Duda Wolf. Duda ended his story of 25 years of dedication to Rubro-Negro, The psychologist, who worked with the under-20 team, shared his gratitude in a beautiful message through his social networks.

“One life in Flamengo! Moments, experiences and emotions... Moments, experiences and emotions that I learned from an early age how much this shirt impacts people's lives. From athlete to club professional, I have been involved with Flamengo for at least 25 years. And what I experienced is something inexplicable”, wrote Duda Wolf.

LEARNING THAT FLAMENGO PROVIDED DUDA

Soon afterwards, Duda spoke about the lessons that FLAMENGO provided Flamengo told him: “With you Flamengo, I learned to have courage, to have the most dreamed of achievements, to rise again leaving the sadness for after the battles, to take a deep breath and not fear.”, shared the psychologist before completing:


 “My boys, I will always be with you in my heart… Commission, no words for everything we have experienced… To all Flamengo professionals, you are special… Thank you to each one of you! Thank you, Flamengo, and see you soon”, concluded Duda.

DUDA WAS LOVED BY THE FLAMENGO PLAYERS

Maria Eduarda has a master's degree in social psychology and was the Psychology supervisor at the club. Furthermore, Duda had direct contact with the Rubro-Negro base players and was adored by her "boys". The psychologist played a fundamental role in winning the under-20 Libertadores.

 SEE THE POST MADE BY DUDA

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