He was a great champion of Brazilian women’s football and pushed the career of former international players Rivaldo and Kaka among the men.
Vadão was responsible for the national women’s team at the World Cup in 2015 and 2019. In both tournaments, the eighth finals were the final destination for Brazil. At the Rio 2016 Olympics, he finished fourth with his team.
“I am so proud that I was able to experience so many wonderful moments on your side,” said multiple world football player of the year Marta. “You gave me the opportunity to learn a lot. Thank you for everything and rest in peace. ”