NERVE.IN

 

Rio De Janeiro |11 months ago
Elano hopeful for Brazil recall
Sunday, 05 May 2013 | http://www.nerve.in/news:253500546724 | channel: Americas
"I won't give up on a return to the national team. I think the squad is still open. I just have to keep doing my job and prove my worth on the pitch, Elano said Saturday."
 
Rio de Janeiro, May 5 - Former Manchester City midfielder Elano said he remained hopeful of a recall to Brazil's national team ahead of the 2014 World Cup.

The 31-year-old has not represented his country since the 2011 Copa America due to a combination of injuries and inconsistent form. He returned last Wednesday with an impressive second-half cameo in Gremio's 2-1 Copa Libertadores Round of 16 first leg victory over Independiente Santa Fe, reports Xinhua.

I won't give up on a return to the national team. I think the squad is still open. I just have to keep doing my job and prove my worth on the pitch, Elano said Saturday.

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari will announce his squad for June's FIFA Confederations Cup May 14.

Read more on:
 RIO DE JANEIRO (8008 views)
 LUIZ FELIPE SCOLARI (1858 views)
 COPA AMERICA (1781 views)
 SANTA FE (651 views)
 

PERMALINK

http://www.nerve.in/news:253500546724
You can quote the permanent link above for a direct link to the story. We do not archive or expire our news stories.


STORY OPTIONS
  Email this story to a friend
  XML feed for Americas


 
COPYRIGHTS INFORMATION
All rights reserved for news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.
Contact Nerve Staff for any feedback, corrections and omissions in news stories.