Salvador Cabanas was for several seasons star Mexican America and one of the best players in Paraguay. The World 2010, It was presented as a great opportunity in one of the best moments of his career but that opportunity, He never arrived. The 25 of January of 2010, Paraguayan striker's life would change forever.
Salvador Cabañas (Itagua, Paraguay, 5 August 1980), He played in his country and Chile but reached its greatest relevance in Mexico, especially for its passage through the Americas where he scored 66 goals in the four years he spent on the computer, until the incident in early that night 2010 He ended his playing career forever and nearly ended his life.
Player being America, he was in a local Mexico City when he was shot in the head after an altercation. The player was more in another neighborhood here. El Salvador himself even said he had seen a divine being and he had told her he had not yet reached its time. La bala, which is still lodged in his head, It caused him damage as memory loss or inability to perform some tasks previously performed smoothly.
but miraculously, the player recovered, and even not being the 100 % or as it was before, He got back to the playing fields. In January 2012, he joined 12 October, his hometown team and that at that time militated in the Third Division of the Paraguayan Football. Camping equipment, He got crowned champions and promoted to the Second Division of Paraguay. All a miracle, Cabañas got to play 14 matches, 12 as a starter and 2 substitute despite not getting any goals, He had already scored the most important goal of his life with his recovery.
But all is not rosy in this story as is obvious seeing the circumstances. The presence of Cabañas caused discrepancies between the coach and management time as the player, like is logic, I was not able to play football and his presence in the team was due more to marketing than anything else. In fact it was rumored that the games as a starter were due to pressures Directive.
Cabañas left the team at the end rose to the pinnacle of Paraguayan soccer and whose return was speculation but for now, It has been ruled to be enrolled in the Paraguayan tournament despite continuous training with them. His personal life also fared much better after the episode that nearly ended his life.
It was ruined and lost all his money. further, his wife left him and ended in an exchange of accusations and denunciations. The player accuses his wife to stay with her money and she will not be in a proper state of mind after the shot that nearly ended his life and being manipulated by his family. According to her, Mentally it has been as a child 12 years.
Meanwhile, the player returned to his parents' house and survives working on a small bakery owned by his family in performing functions such as the distribution of bread at home which is an institution. Certainly a radical change in the life of a man who went from everything to nothing in a matter of seconds. A good moral to show us how fragile we are.