Barcelona young defender Araujo was selected for the Uruguay World Cup preliminaries. This is also the first time he has been selected for the adult national team. He talked about his feelings in an interview.
Araujo said: "It is my dream to be selected for the adult national team. I used to play in the U20. It is always a great thing to put on the national team shirt. It is wonderful and proud. Now I want to play with The great teammates of the national team are together, the meaning of the national team game is very great, I am very happy."
"(In Barcelona) they congratulated me. They were very happy because it was the result of my hard training. Everything went well in Barcelona. Thank God, I think being selected for the national team is a recognition of my hard work."