This Tuesday afternoon, Corinthians finished the preparation for the game against Santos, for the round of 16 of the Copa do Brasil. The duel takes place this Wednesday, at 21:30, at Neo Química Arena.
The day’s activities were all carried out in the same field as CT Joaquim Grava. First, a general warm-up, followed by a ball possession activity on a reduced field under the guidance of coach Vítor Pereira.
The training ended with a specific work on submissions. After the activity, the delegation started the concentration at the hotel inside the CT, where they stay until the departure.
Although the club no longer publishes the full list of players listed for the matches, a name has been brought forward. In a bulletin published in the application SCCP Universethe club confirmed that the defender João Victor has recovered from an ankle sprain and is scheduled for the match.
In addition to the defender, other previous absences appear in the training photos – these, without confirmation of the return. Cases of left-back Bruno Melo and strikers Júnior Moraes and Willian.
Thus, a probable lineup of Corinthians to face Santos has Cassius; Fagner (Rafael Ramos), João Victor, Raul and Piton; Du Queiroz, Cantillo and Giuliano; Adson, Willian (Mantuan) and Róger Guedes.
Corinthians and Santos duel for a place in the quarterfinals of the Copa do Brasil. After this Wednesday’s clash, the teams will meet again this Saturday, for the Brazilian Championship, at 7 pm, also at Neo Química Arena. Then, in July, the teams face each other again for the second and decisive game of the Copa do Brasil.
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