Corinthians released the list of teams related to the match against Botafogo, Sunday, at Nelton Santos Stadium, for the first round of the Brazilian Championship. Among the 25 players selected, the biggest news was striker Giovanni, from the U-20 team, who was called up for the first time for a professional match.
left handed, Giovanni He has been with the U-20 team since the middle of last year and was a regular starter for Timão during the last Copa São Paulo de Junior tournament. Linked to Capivariano, he is on loan to Parque São Jorge until July 13 with a purchase option of R$3 million.
A striker who plays on both sides and can also play as a striker, Giovanni has a different physical type than Edson, the other left player in the Corinthians attack front. Its properties value more for strength and power.
Next to him, the biggest news is the comeback Evanwho was excluded from the trip to Bolivia in the Libertadores, and in the presence of Raul GustavoCut in the last minute of the match against Always Ready due to a muscle discomfort in the thigh. On the other side, Junior Moraeseven recovery from lower back pain, it had nothing to do with it.
Right-back Wagner, with two matches suspended for service, was knocked out of the team’s debut in Brazil. beside him the defender Robson He suffered a first degree injury in the anterior rectus muscle of the right thigh and the Corinthians will also miss it. midfielders Luanne and Rowan Oliveira Transition with physical readiness.
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goalkeepers: Cassio, Evan, and Matthew Donnelly
Aspects: Bruno Melo, Fabio Santos, Joao Pedro and Lucas Peyton
Defenders: Jill, Joao Victor and Raul Gustavo
Midfielders: Cantello, de Queiroz, Giuliano, Maicon, Paulinho, Renato Augusto, Rooney, Willian and Xavier
Attackers: Addison, Giovanni, Gustavo Mantoan, Gustavo Silva, Joe and Roger Geddes
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