Cássio Gabriel Vilela Ferreira
Vila Nova's Cássio Gabriel has played in the majority of the team's Serie B matches in 2021, making seven appearances overall and accumulating 493 minutes of playing time. He has been selected in the starting XI in six of these appearances across their 11 fixtures and entered as a substitute on one occasion. Gabriel last made an appearance in a league game on July 13, playing 83 minutes for Vila Nova against Brasil de Pelotas in a 0-0 stalemate. This season the midfielder has provided one league assist.In the team's next Serie B game on July 18, Vila Nova - who are in ninth spot in the standings on 14 points - face a trip to CRB.Gabriel played 23 Serie D games last season for Mirassol and scored five goals. Gabriel switched to Vila Nova in June 2021 from Mirassol, for whom he made 37 league appearances in total, scoring five goals and providing one assist.