After elimination, Tricolor can have a taste of sink the rival With 30 points, the cruzmaltinos team is the lantern of the Brazilian championship and is four points below the Avaí, first off the Z4.
After the disappointing elimination in the semifinals of the Brazil Cup to Palmeiras last Wednesday, Fluminense back their attention for the Brazilian Championship and, if the match this Sunday doesn't have much significance for the Tricolor, is a decisive match for the desperate Vasco. The rivals face off at 6:00 pm, at Engenhão, the 33rd round.
With 30 points, the cruzmaltinos team is the last placed, but has decreased the difference compared to times outside the relegation zone in the last round. With four more points, Cluj is the first team out of the last four positions. Among them are still Coritiba with 33, Goiás with 31 and Joinville, with the same 30, but a goal difference better: -14 against -29.
Fluminense, with 40 points, is the 13th place and, despite the distance of seven points against Coritiba, first team within the zone of sticking, not yet completely away any chance of falling. A defeat on Sunday could complicate once the final stretch of Brasileirão Eduardo Baptista team.
DOUBT IN THE MIDDLE
Midfielder Bruno Gallo, who has been acting as a defensive midfielder, felt pain during the training week, but should not be embezzlement to the Veena técnco, which has the player in the starting lineup.
In addition, the coach has the return of left-back Julius Caesar, who returns to the team closing the four defensive line alongside Madson, Leon and Captain Rodrigo. In the attack, Jorge Henrique reappear next to Suzette with Andrezinho and Nene on the frame of the plays.
FRED OR OSVALDO?
One of the most players wore in the game against Palmeiras in midweek, the striker Fred will hardly playing conditions. Eduardo Baptista does not rule out the possibility of relying on the 9 shirt, but has a plan B with Osvaldo entering the team next to Vinícius on offense.
With Marcos Junior suspended, Gerson must earn the spot in the middle of the field. In addition, the steering wheel Jean can be shifted to the right, making room in the middle of the field for the entry of Pierre.
Vasco da Gama-RJ
Madson, Leon, Rodrigo and Julius Caesar;
Bruno Gallo, Julio dos Santos, Andrezinho and Baby;
Jorge Henrique and Suzette.
Head Coach: Jorginho
Jean, Gum, Marlon and Wellington Silva;
Pierre, Cicero, Gustavo Scarpa and Gerson;
Vinicius and Fred (Osvaldo).
Head Coach: Eduardo Baptista
Tag : Brasil Serie A