The technical commission of the Brazilian National Team for the first games of the Qualifiers gained a new member. The coach from Pernambuco, Dado Cavalcanti, who managed América-RN this season, accepted Fernando Diniz’s invitation and will be at the commander’s side at the beginning of the competition. The information was first released by the program Jogo Escolha, from Rio Grande do Norte.
The choice of Dado Cavalcanti seems not to have gone down well with the fans. On social networks, numerous criticisms were directed at Fernando Diniz and the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF). The arguments most used by internet users against Dado’s arrival were the coach’s lackluster resume and the fact that he was relegated with América-RN to Série D of the Brasileirão this season. See some reactions:
Diniz and Dado Cavalcanti, joining the two doesn’t make one, barbarity what the CBF did with the selection.
— Nicolas Leprevost (@Nickleprevost) August 30, 2023
How did CBF make this possible? Just unbelievable kkkkkk
— Pedro Vieira (@PedroVieira_25) August 30, 2023
how wonderful a technician REMOVED in SERIES C is an assistant to the coach of the BRAZILIAN TEAM.
For the love of God CBF.
— Starkyzxˢᶜⁱ #lows sanity (@Starkyz__lol) August 30, 2023
Diniz always liked to recover catfish, but now he’s crossing the line. Even catfish coach he wants to recover
— Henriqueᶜʳᶠ (@9henrym) August 30, 2023
Why did Diniz choose Dado Cavalcanti?
Dado Cavalcanti and Fernando Diniz met a short time ago. The two were classmates during studies and face-to-face courses for soccer coaches, provided by the CBF.
As mentioned, he will be one of Diniz’s assistants and will be present at Brazil’s debut in the World Cup Qualifiers, against Bolivia, on September 8, at the Mangueirão stadium, in Belém do Pará. to Peru, where Canarinho faces the local team, on September 12th.
Data work ahead of America-RN is not good
Hired by América-RN in mid-July, Dado Cavalcanti was given the mission to prevent the club from falling to Série D of the Brasileirão. He did not make it. In seven games managing the alvirrubra team, he had a victory, four draws and two defeats.
The coach received the invitation from Fernando Diniz about a month ago. However, he chose to respect the moment of América-RN, since he was in the middle of the Series C dispute. Dado’s contract with the team from Rio Grande do Norte still runs until the end of November, but without a schedule. It is not known whether or not he will stay at Alvirrubro.
Which clubs did Dado Cavalcanti play for?
Dado Cavalcanti is 42 years old and has managed a number of Brazilian football clubs. Graduated in Physical Education, the professional began his coaching career at the modest Sport Club Ulbra Ji-Paraná, in Rondônia.
In all, Dado has commanded 20 teams throughout his career, with highlights for: Bahia, Coritiba, Paysandu, Santa Cruz, Ceará, Paraná, Náutico and Ponte Preta.