After losing his spouse, Gilson returned to football after two years at Volta Redonda and found Botafogo again
Left again who performed in Botafogo for 3 seasons, Gilson meet the membership again this Thursday enjoying for spherical circleat Raulino de Oliveira Stadium, from Carioca Championship. He returns to football after two years and household drama.
Gilson misplaced his spouse Vanya to issues associated to Covid-19 and give up football to be with his youngsters Pedro Enrique (16) and Giovanna (14).
– Unfortunately my spouse handed away in 2021 due to Covid-19. We have been collectively for 16 years, it was a giant blow to me, my youngsters and my household. We have a number of youngsters, it was very tough and due to this deadly accident I had to depart football to deal with my youngsters, even to take time for myself. I used to be very discouraged, at that point I did not care about football, I did not even do something with my mates. I actually felt that loss lots – Gilson advised Rádio Tupi earlier than speaking in regards to the thought of returning to the sport
– Last 12 months I talked to my children, I stated I need to come again to end my profession differently. They have been very supportive and that is why I made a decision to come again for them too. I intend to play for one more 12 months or two. It was a tough time for me and my youngsters. Now we handle to bear it, the longing we really feel every single day, we miss him every single day, however God is aware of all the things, he’s in management and I’ve to keep sturdy to deal with our kids, he defined.
At the age of 36, Gilson will meet Botafogo again this Thursday. He has good reminiscences of the membership.
– I had three seasons, I charge it pretty much as good. Because of the difficulties I confronted, as I used to be not an athlete who favored quite a lot of followers, however I used to be at all times current and I used to be used lots by all of the coaches that handed, I received the Carioca championship in 2018 seasons and I used to be used typically is an indication , that the job is nicely achieved. Despite the backlash from the followers, which is regular, I feel it was a very good move, sure, Gilson stated.
Still in contact with Botafogo gamers and workers, Gilson has particular reminiscences of 2017.
– Although 2017 was a 12 months during which we didn’t win a title, we gave Botafogo followers hope. I at all times bear in mind and I consider most followers additionally do not forget that I obtained a penalty from Edilsson and the referee did not take it. If VAR had been there then, it will have been scored and the consequence may have been completely different. It was a tremendous 12 months and the followers have been very mobilized, all our Nilton Santos matches have been bought out. I at all times carry this in my reminiscence and I’m very comfortable to have been a part of this group – he concluded.