“He still doesn’t know what day it is, nor where he is and he hasn’t asked why he is in hospital,” says his doctor. But yet he intends to play in South Africa this summer – with the bullet still lodged in his head.
Even if he cannot play, his presence in SA would provide an inspirational lift to the Paraguayan team. It will add to the myth of the World Cup.
Salvador Cabanas will not give up his World Cup dream