Will Ricardo Nascimento return to Mamelodi Sundowns

Ricardo Nascimento

Ricardo Nascimento froze his contract with Mamelodi Sundowns after injury during pre-season training. He then returned to his homeland so he could recover. In the meantime, Mauricio Affonso replaced him. In January, the Sundowns football club re-registered one foreign player. It happened after that player recovered from an injury. When the 33-year-old player recovered the Sundowns registered a foot player. But because Emiliano Tade left the club the club had to find a replacement. Recently, Ricardo admitted how much has changed since he left due to injury.

Ricardo Nascimento decided to undergo rehabilitation at home. A stay in Brazil helped him regain his self-confidence. Now he feels that he can play as before and that he is ready to return to the football fields. Nascimento played nine matches after which he didn’t play six months due to injury.

Ricardo Nascimento

After he recovered, he used that time for a light workout. Nascimento admitted that he missed the ball and his teammates. He believes that his arrival could help the club improve its results. Ricardo has spent 4 years at the club and that is why he sees South Africa as his home. He described the experience of playing in South Africa as pleasant. This player spent six years in Europe before starting playing at the Sundowns Club.

When he initially got an offer to play in the PSL League he wasn’t sure about his decision. In the end, it turned out that the helped club to achieve good results for psl. The PSL League has not yet started competing as everybody awaits a government decision. All players agree that there should be good conditions for the season to continue.


Ricardo Nascimento season 2019/2020

During the 2019/2020 season, Ricardo played the most matches in the CAF Champions League. He scored 1 goal in 4 matches. Nascimento played 3 matches in the ABSA Premiership but did not score a single goal. He played 2 matches in the Nedbank Cup, but without goals. It is still uncertain when and if he will return to a club that currently has good supabets odds. All we can do is wait for final decision.