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The elected president of Brazil, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, called on Thursday to wear "with great pride" the jersey of the national football team, despite the fact that it is Recently become a more typical element of supporters of the outgoing president, Jair Bolsonaro.
In a message posted on her Instagram profile, Lula said that the jersey, which brings together the colors of the Brazilian flag, "represents 215 million Brazilians". "Let's applaud Brazil together," he added shortly before the beginning of Canadarha to the World Cup in Qatar.
Lula has tried to end a trend observed in recent years, when the supporters and sympathizers of Bolsonaro have worn the national jersey during demonstrations against previous governments and support marches for the far -right leader.
However, shortly before Brazil went to the polls for the second round of the presidential elections, Lula tried to dissociate the jersey of the national team of the "extremist ideology" and also encouraged his supporters to wear the jersey "Canarinha" because Bolsonaro did not have "the exclusivity" of national symbols.
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