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The Farmer’s Son Who Became The Most Decorated Footballer In Football History

“I'm not going back to the farm until I make my father proud. I might be 51st in ability. But I'm going to be No. 1 or 2 in drive… I'm not going back home, no matter what.” ­– Dani Alves   Widely known as one of the greatest full-backs of the mid-2000s, Daniel Alves is not your conventional full-back who just sits back and defends all the time. He is famous for his pace, stamina, tackling, attacking runs and crossing ability that sets up his teammates for goals. He is a technically gifted player w

  1 year ago ago
The Farmer’s Son Who Became The Most Decorated Footballer In Football History

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What Dani Alves Told Barcelona Boards of Staff Before Leaving For Juventus

Daniel Alves Da Silva, commonly known as Dani Alves, was born into a working class family on May 6th 1983, in Juazeiro, a city in the Brazilian State of Bahía. Dani supported his family in any way he could, working as a farmer, a trader or even as a waiter if necessary. The athlete though, always found time for his greatest passion: playing football with his friends in the surrounding fields. This would soon lead him to achieve his dream of becoming a professional football player, but he was always aware that

  1 year ago ago
What Dani Alves Told Barcelona Boards of Staff Before Leaving For Juventus

SPORTS

What Dani Alves Told Barcelona Boards of Staff Before Leaving For Juventus

Daniel Alves Da Silva, commonly known as Dani Alves, was born into a working class family on May 6th 1983, in Juazeiro, a city in the Brazilian State of Bahía. Dani supported his family in any way he could, working as a farmer, a trader or even as a waiter if necessary. The athlete though, always found time for his greatest passion: playing football with his friends in the surrounding fields. This would soon lead him to achieve his dream of becoming a professional football player, but he was always aware t

  1 year ago ago
What Dani Alves Told Barcelona Boards of Staff Before Leaving For Juventus