Brazilian midfielder Rodrigo Douradowinner of the gold medal with the selection of Brazil in the Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro 2016became this Wednesday in reinforcement of the saint Louis for the tournament Opening 2022 of Mexican soccer.
“Brazilian midfielder Rodrigo Dourado signs with Atlético de San Luis for three years,” reported San Luis, a branch of the Atletico Madrid Spanish, in a press release.
Goldenwho comes from his country’s Internacional, made history in 2016 by obtaining the first Olympic gold medal for Brazil in football, a sport in which they are the top winners of the world championships with five world cups in their showcases.
In the saint LouisDourado will be directed by his compatriot Andre Jardinewho as coach in Tokyo 2020 gave Brazil the Olympic championship twice.
The native of Pelotas is a midfielder who stands out for his ability to recover balls and to defend, he also has the versatility to play as a central defender.
Rodrigo Dourado has only militated for Internationala team with which he played 222 games in which he scored 12 goals and distributed nine assists.
The midfielder joins his compatriot Vitinho and the Mexicans Juan Pablo Martínez, Alejandro Organist, Rodrigo González, Aldo Cruz as the template reinforcements Garden for him Opening 2022 which will start on the first of July.
The saint Louis will debut on July 3 at the Apertura when visiting the Lion of the Portuguese coach Renato Paiva.
Potosinos trust him Opening 2022 qualify for the second consecutive tournament to the final phase and advance beyond the quarterfinals, a round in which they stayed last tournament when they were eliminated by the Pachuca.