What was your favourite subject at school?
sports - I was the school long jump champion. I lived in a village of
just 200 people and the local school was two minutes walk from my home.Do you recall your first day there?
remember that I was seven but I can’t recall much else apart from the
fact that, due to it being such a remote area, there were just seven
other kids in my class!Hobbies as a child?
any spare time I had was spent working on the farm; there was always
something to do. In fact, I slept outdoors a lot as a child because I
was working all hours and would just sit down and fall asleep in the
field!Colours of first youth club played for?
Sete Lagoas. I was a striker back then and we wore blue shirts and
white shorts. I just happened to play in goal in a beach match one day
and it took off from there.
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