Bateria is featured in Barça’s Magazine

28 de April de 2015

entrevista para a revista do BarcelonaThe wing “Bateria”,was interviewed by the official magazine of the Barcelona.In conversation, the player talked about his life,favorite dishes, his second passion and much more.Check out the interview translated below.

“Play the guitar give me peace and joy”

Why are you  called “Bateria?

My father had a battery business for cars and trucks, so this was his nickname.At first I was “the Bateriazinho” (The little Bateria), but then I became known as “Bateria”.

Why play the guitar?

It gives me peace and joy. I love to play. Music itself is my passion.I started playing six months ago, and I’m fascinated.

What’s your favorite kind of music?

Brazilian, but however I’m eclectic, I like to listen to  everything. A dou that I listen to, and I like a lot is: “Henrique and Juliano”

What do you like to do on your spare time?

I like playing the guitar, play video-game, eat at a good restaurant, visit new places and experience new cultures.

Sea or mountain?

The sea, by the sun, heat, summer and fresh air.Despite my hometown not be on the coast,I prefer the sea.

Meat or Fish?

Meat always, the more read better.

What’s you favorite dish?

Brazilian Barbecue, with filet steak, ckicken heart and salad.

In adition  to Futsal, what are your favorite sports?

Football (soccer) and basketball

Mention a player of the Barcelona, but from another sport?

Justin Doellman (basketball)

A Brazilian team?

“Sport Club Internacional” , champion of the world!

Why did you choose Futsal since Brazil is the country of footbal
(soccer)?

I play Futsal since I was six years old, it was always my passion, but I played  football (soccer) at Internacional and Grêmio Clubs too.

A place to get lost?

A place that I don’t know, people tell me to go to Bora Bora.A plave that I know: Formentera , no doubt.

A book?

“Transformando suor em ouro” (Turning sweat into gold) of  Brazilian volleybal coach Bernadinho.

How  does “the Palmitos connection of the Barça” works?

Actually are Diego and I only. Ferrão is from a nearby city. For us is a  privilege that a city  of only 20 thousand inhabitants has two players at the Barcelona and  the Brazilian Futsal Team. it’s amazing that after a  long time, I can play with them again.