August 7, 2022
Cássio activates the former Corinthians and calls a rival number to talk about fighting in-game against Santos

Cássio activates the former Corinthians and calls a rival number to talk about fighting in-game against Santos

Corinthians

The goalkeeper was a target for a Santos fan who invaded the pitch after Timao’s rating

Thiago Ribeiro/AGIF - Casio thanks Santos players after the classics with Corinthians
Thiago Ribeiro/AGIF – Casio thanks Santos players after the classics with Corinthians

After qualifying for the Libertadores Cup quarter-finals, after passing through Boca Juniors from Argentina, and beating Flamengo to paste the position of deputy leadership of the Brazilian championship, one point ahead of the leader, Palmeiras, Corinthians returned to play the knockout. match. This time, he faced Santos again, last Wednesday (14), in the second leg of the Round of 16 of the Copa del Rey.

After beating the rival 4-0 in the first leg, at the New Coimica Arena, Corinthians could lose by up to three goals and would still qualify for the 16th round of the competition. Bixe managed to win, but only with a goal for zero, with a goal by Marcos Leonardo, from a penalty kick, but the main discussion point in the match was the confusion on the field, both during the match and after the final whistle.

With the end of the match, Cássio was the goal of a Santos fan who invaded the Vila Belmiro park, and the home team’s goal holder, who was close to the goalkeeper, tried to defend him from aggression. Because of Marcos Leonardo’s attitude, many fans from Sao Paulo and even other competitors praised the young man, and the Timão goalkeeper was also able to speak to Peixe’s No. 9 player.

During the Globo Esporte “Central do GE” live broadcast, behind-the-scenes journalist Marcelo Braga revealed the situation. “Casio reached out to Camacho, a Santos player who also played for Corinthians, to communicate with Marcos Leonardo, to thank him for the player’s attitude and strength. They are rivals, but they are co-workers,” revealed Timão’s sector manager.