The 2022 Samba Gold Award is already open for voting and you can choose who should take the title of best Brazilian player in the women’s category. The poll is full of stars like Andressa Alves, Debinha, Giovana Queiroz, Ludmila, Kerolin and Marta, for example.
But some of them have had an above-average season and are being placed as favorites. In summary, Gio Queiroz is the current champion, having taken the inaugural title in 2021. Do you believe she was the best in 2022 and should win for the second year in a row? Let’s go to the numbers and favorites.
Favorites for the 2022 Samba Gold Award – Female Category
First of all, it should be noted that several Brazilian athletes had a great year in 2022, aiming to be in the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand in 2023. But, in fact, there are those who stood out more in goals, assists and effectiveness in the team.
The numbers are focused on the year 2022 and add up the athletes’ games for their clubs and for the Brazilian national team.
Gio Queiroz (Arsenal)
8 direct participations in goals;
0.29 participation in goals per game.
Debinha (North Carolina Courage)
33 direct participations in goals;
0.78 participation in goals per game;
Kerolin (North Carolina Courage)
26 direct participations in goals;
0.50 participation in goals per game.