Complete central midfielder, Casemiro born as a classic steering wheel, if necessary an interdictor, he was also deployed as a central defender in the Brazilian Under-20 national team at the 2011 World Cup. Good in the setting phase, excellent in the defensive one, thanks to the great containment capacity of the opponent's maneuver.
His forward insertions and long-range shooting were excellent. He has been compared to Toninho Cerezo. Considered one of the best midfielders in the world, he grew up in the youth teams of San Paolo where, once in the first team, he won a South American Cup.
In 2013 he was bought by Real Madrid where, after a season on loan at Porto, he won a Spanish Cup, three Spanish championships, three Spanish Super Cups, five UEFA Champions League, three UEFA Super Cups and three Club World Cups.
In the Brazilian national team since 2011, he has participated in three editions of the Copa América (2016, 2019, 2021) and in one edition of the World Cup (2018). In the 2021-2022 season, despite a shorter playing time than in the past, he expanded his palmares by winning the Spanish Super Cup, La Liga and the Champions League again.
The winning streak continues into the opening of the 2022-2023 season, with the UEFA Super Cup; at the end of the match, Casemiro is also named man of the match. On 19 August 2022 Manchester Utd announced that they had found an agreement principle with Real Madrid for the transfer of Casemiro, subject to the passing of medical examinations and the signing of the contract with the player.
On 22 August, he signed a contact until 2026 with the British.
Casemiro could leave Manchester United
As reported by todofichajes, the brasilianos soccer player Casemiro would have told a close circle of friends that he regretted the decision to leave Real Madrid and to have arrived at Manchester United, and that he had many regrets.
Casemiro would be open to a sensational farewell already in January. The midfielder wants to play continuously and with Ten Hag, at least until today, this has not happened. We will see if there are any developments in this affair and what the future of the Brazilian will be.