“The last step is still missing”sighs Cynthia Ramosmother of Endrickupon seeing his son enter the lawn of the Comary Farm (the headquarters of the Brazilian team) to train yesterday Saturday afternoon. His gaze was fixed on the field, following every step and orientation of the team’s coaching staff. brazilian team.
Cintia and Douglas Ramosfather and mother of EndrickBrothers Noah and Lavniahis uncle Marcelo and the nephews, Wendrel Henrique and Theo Gustavo, were present in a reserved area close to journalists. They are in Rio de Janeiro since Friday and stayed with their son on the day off after the loss to Colombia. It was the only free date before the clash against Argentina, which will be played tomorrow at the stadium Maracan.
It is the work of a team around you, and with the effort and dedication of us family members, because only we know what we go through.
Cynthia, Endrick’s mother
“We have the privilege of living this, a moment that Endrick fought so hard to get here. It is the work of a team around you, and with the effort and dedication of us family members, because only we know what we went through. “I hope that many parents who are on this path can go through this experience that we are living.”Explain Cynthia.
The passion for football
Laviniasister almost 10 years older than Endrickfollows his mother’s words, Cynthia. “It’s exciting and I can’t describe it. Because it’s a feeling of happiness, of pride, of a duty fulfilled. It was a dream for him and his entire family. There’s a movie in his head. From a very young age he watched football being played, wherever we went. . Everything about him was football, his life was about football. And I saw how my mom and dad worked a lot on it. The rush of taking him to train and watching him grow more and more. Every day more, and today it is here. It’s inexplicable,” she comments.
There is a movie in his head, from a very young age he saw football being played wherever we went.
Lavinia, Endrick’s sister
During the almost three hours they spent at the Brazilian team’s training center, located in Terespolismountainous region of Rio de Janeirothe family experienced different types of sensations: smiles, hugs, tears of emotion… Because the presence of Endrick with the absolute team it is one more step in the dream they are living.
“It’s a film that takes place throughout my life. I arrived in Sao Paulo with nothing, I worked as a cleaning assistant in Palmeiras and I saw my son grow up thanks to the efforts of all of us.. It is a unique moment, and when I say that it is a movie, it is the pure truth, because he always said that he was going to be a soccer player and many years ago he prophesied that he would be with the national team in a packed Maracan. “It’s the realization of his life’s dream,” he reveals. Douglas Ramosfather of the attacker.
Feet on the ground
When Fernando Diniz finished his activities, already at night, the player went to the reserved space and saw his little brother Noah, barely four years old, jumping over the advertising billboard to give him a big hug. It was pure joy. Still not fully understanding the meaning, but aware of the love of the family that surrounded this moment, I took his mother’s cell phone, Cynthiaand ventured to take photos of his brother on the lawn.
Between photos and conversations, Endrick He responded to dozens of requests from relatives of other players and several guests, including fans of different teams, asking for a souvenir photo or an autograph. “Endrick is what people are seeing. A boy who accomplished everything very quicklybut he did not lose his identity. Continue with your humility and simplicity, because it comes from him, from his birth. He listens to me a lot, to his mother, and We are very grateful to God for writing one more page in the history of our family“, and now about football, which he loves so much,” he adds. Douglas.
Brand new Endrick against Argentina a new contractthe one that the young player has signed with New Balance. And he will do it wearing a golden boot that the firm has created for him.
Nike, Puma and Adidas approached the Palmeiras player. but the family leaned toward New Balance’s proposal because they considered that they would be more accessible products for everyone. The idea of the firm is none other than to go hand in hand with the striker throughout his career with the example of Michael Jordan on the horizon.