September 25, 2022
"It was decided that ...";  CONMEBOL 'beyond' Palmeiras' focus and Danilo goal for the Libertadores half

“It was decided that …”; CONMEBOL ‘beyond’ Palmeiras’ focus and Danilo goal for the Libertadores half

Palm trees

The Verdau midfielder was sent off in the first half of the match against Atlético MG for a difficult entry at Zaracho

Photo: Ettore Chiereguini/AGIF - Danilo will not be able to defend Palmeiras in the Libertadores semi-finals
Photo: Ettore Chiereguini/AGIF – Danilo will not be able to defend Palmeiras in the Libertadores semi-finals

Abel Ferreira is in Rio de Janeiro with a delegation from Palm trees About the “six points” match against Fluminense, Saturday, for the Brazilian championship. Alverde is the isolated leader of the competition with 49 points, but sees the rival from Rio de Janeiro in second place, eight points away. So, even with the Copa Libertadores next week, the focus is on Nacional.

The problem is that CONMEBOL decided on Friday night (26th) the penalty imposed Danilo He was sent off in the match against Atlético MG in the Libertadores quarter-final. In the 27th minute of the first half, the Verdau midfielder was immediately given the red card after a difficult entry in Zaracho from Gallo.

CONMEBOL announced that Danilo will have to be suspended for two matches in the Libertadores, meaning that Abel will not be able to count on the key midfielder in the duels against Atletico-PR. Next Tuesday (30), Alfiverde will play the first leg at Arena da Baixada. Later, the Abel team welcomed Felipão and the Paraná people to the Allianz Parque.

Gustavo Scarpa, who also received the red card in the match against Gallo, only took one game and misses the first game, Tuesday, at Arena da Baixada. The information comes from the investigation into the portal UOL Sports.

Without the players, Abel Gabriel Menino, who has grown in production in recent weeks, must be used in the midfield sector, while Wesley and “Flaco” Lopez are two attacking options. In the other semi-final, Flamengo face Velez Sarsfield for a place in the decision to play in Guayaquil, Ecuador.