The evening of this Thursday (10) will be an extraordinary game for the Paulista Championship. São Paulo and Palmeiras play the work of art “Choque-Rei”, one of the greatest in Brazil and that can decide, basically toward the finish of the round, who has the best generally crusade in Paulistão, which is going to the last matches of the gathering stage.
Palmeiras is in bunch C of Paulistão with 20 places in 8 games, in front of Mirassol (17), Ituano (15) and Botafogo (15), all with 10 matches. São Paulo, thus, leads bunch B with 15 places, two a bigger number of than São Bernardo, which has 15. Ferroviária, with 10; and Novorizontino, with simply 3 and right now consigned to Serie A2, complete the characterization.
For the present match, which happens at 8:30 pm at Estádio do Morumbi, the current double cross hero of Libertadores will have greatest strength, with the arrival of its fundamental holders, saved in the triumph against Guarani last Sunday. The main nonappearance will be protector Luan, who is as yet recuperating from injury.Tricolor, instructed by mentor Rogério Ceni, will have Alisson, Patrick and Nikão, who didn’t confront Corinthians in the last cycle, a game dominated by São Paulo by 1 to 0, an objective by Calleri. The group’s setup, in any case, stays a secret, as Ceni as a rule changes a ton starting with one game then onto the next.
In the last a showdown between the groups, São Paulo got its third triumph inside Allianz Parque by beating a totally hold Palmeiras by 2 to 0, in a counterpart for the Brasileirão. Verdão, on that event, saved its players pondering the showdown of the Libertadores last against Flamengo.
Abel Ferreira has three issues to manage before Choque-Rei. Safeguard Luan and midfielders Patrick de Paula and Gabriel Menino are given over to the Medical Department and can’t play. Murilo should acquire an arrangement in the protective area.
Palmeiras are undefeated at Paulista and have just yielded one objective in the opposition . It will have three works of art in succession (São Paulo, Santos and Corinthians) and finishes the gathering stage against RB Bragantino. Succession of conflicts with Serie A clubs.
Palmeiras likewise come from a draw and two dominates in ongoing matches. Against Inter de Limeira it was a 0-0 draw on Sunday (27). On Wednesday (2), Palmeiras confronted Athletico-PR and won 2-0, with objectives from Zé Rafael and Danilo, in the last of the Recopa Sul-Americana. Furthermore, against Guarani, last Sunday (6), Palmeiras likewise beat Guarani 2-0, with objectives from Gustavo Scarpa and Wesley.
São Paulo comes to the match after two successes and an attract the last games. For the Copa do Brasil, the tricolor drew goalless with Campinense, on Thursday (24), and qualified for the second round. Against Água Santa, on Monday (28), the triumph away from home was 2-1, with Reinaldo opening the scoring, Alex tying and Calleri, toward the finish of the match, placing the tricolor in front. Furthermore, last Saturday (5), against Corinthians, Calleri scored with one moment of play and gave the host group a 1-0 triumph.