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The defender of “Paris St Germain” and Brazil Dani Alves will miss the world Cup 2018 because of an injury. This was reported on the website of the football Federation of Brazil.
The player was injured cruciate ligament during the final match of the French Cup with the club, “Les Herbiers”, which ended with the victory of the Parisians with the score 2:0. For recovery Alves can take up to six months.
The French Cup was for the Brazilian 38th trophy in his career. In March, after winning the League Cup, he became the most decorated player in history. He walked around the British Kenny Dalglish and Ryan Giggs, who won the competition 35 times.
In the Brazil team Alves debuted in 2006. Since then, he has played in 107 matches. 35-year-old player with the team won the America’s Cup twice and the FIFA confederations Cup.
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