December 9, 2022
Philip and the former Corinthians take two penalties and are champions in the Parana classification in the Italian league |  Parana Club

Philip and the former Corinthians take two penalties and are champions in the Parana classification in the Italian league | Parana Club

a Parana Club Qualified for the Round of 16 of Serie D from Brazil 2022, this stamp in his passport came out of his hands: Philip, 38 years. The Baranista goalkeeper saved two free kicks in a 5-4 win Cascavel After a negative tie in the original time.

Felipe defended the first gamma, when Serpente was able to close and ensure the progress of the stage. Then, in alternates, he carried the rhythm of Léo Itaperuna and was the champion at Vila Capanema with more than 11 thousand people.

When he got to the last kick, he spent my whole life as a player there, knowing that if he did, he would end our dream. Heavenly Father blessed me and I was able to defend.

– Felipe, goalkeeper of Paraná

Felipe celebrates a penalty shootout by FC Parana – Photo: Igor Barankevich / Parana

Before the penalty shootout, the audience was already shouting his name in hopes of saving Paraná in the competition. After the end, the fan shouted the name louder.

Felipe commented on the moment the team is living in and highlighted its struggle to reach the Italian League.

Parana has had this for four or five years, but we don’t have to remember what really happened, we have to think about what could happen. What could happen is that we are trying to put Paraná in the third division – he added.

Parana fans celebrate after qualifying for the Serie A round of 16 against Cascavel

The already experienced goalkeeper was the highlight in the first leg from 0 to 0, at the Regional Olympics. in this occasion , Coach Omar Vitosa declared that it is a “big team” of sports.

It is noteworthy that if Parana is eliminated, it will remain without a national calendar until 2025. In the next stage, Tricolor encounters Pouso Alegre.