Coming from two victories, on Flamingo and Celandia, Botafogo This Sunday, against Fortaleza, at 18:00, at the Nelton Santos Stadium, the first home victory in the Brazilian Championship under the command of coach Luis Castro. Tonight’s match is valid for the sixth round of the competition.
As most players are considered holders in Thursday’s Copa du Brazil match, Botafogo will have a number of comfortable players who will eventually try to win in front of their fans at Neltao. Expect a good audience – over 19,000 tickets have already been sold.
For the clash against Fortaleza, Luis Castro will be able to recount with defender Victor Cuesta and midfielder Luis Oyama, who cannot play in the Copa do Brazil because he has already played for other clubs, and goalkeeper Getito Fernandez. With. On the other hand, striker Gustavo Sawyer is still out, he has been handed over to the medical department.
With a ligament injury to his right knee, Philippe Sampaio stayed out, as well as Gustavo Sawyer – whose problem was not reported by the club. Carlinhos (left knee ligament injury) and Raphael (Achilles tendon rupture) are recovering from surgery. Sebastian Joffre has not been regularized yet.
Hanging from Botafogo.
Right back Saravia is the only Botafogo player listed for the match hanging with two yellow cards. If he gets a new card this Sunday, he will miss the match against América-MG in Belo Horizonte next Saturday.
Opposite – stronghold
Fortaleza also saved some holders in the Copa du Brazil match against Vitoria in the middle of the week. But Leão do Pici will have some significant absences from this Sunday’s game: Robson has been ruled out of the North East Cup by STJD and will face suspension, while goalkeeper Max Waleef has recovered from a concussion. Is in the final stages of.
Sales take place on the Internet and at the Nilton Santos Stadium North ticket office from 10 a.m. Tickets are priced between R $ 15 (half of the Northern Territory) and R $ 320 (Tribuna). About 19,000 tickets had already been sold in advance, and the Upper East and Lower East sectors had sold out.
Where to watch Botafogo vs. Fortaleza
Will only be broadcast via Premier on Pay Per View system.
Jefferson Ferreira de Moraes, from the Goiás Federation, referees the game, with the help of two FIFA assistants: Alessandro Alvaro Rocha de Matos (BA) and Fabricio Vilarinho da Silva (GO). The VAR will be led by Daiane Caroline Muniz dos Santos (Fifa / SP), with Fabricio Porfirio de Moura (SP) as his assistant.
Botafogo X Fortaleza
Stadium: Nelton Santos
Date time: 05/15/2022 – 18: 00h
Referee: Jefferson Ferreira de Morris (GO)
Assistants: Alessandro Alvaro Rocha de Matos (FIFA / BA) and Fabrizio Vallarinho da Silva (FIFA / Go)
VAR: Daiane Caroline Muniz Dos Santos (Fifa / SP)
Where to look: Premier
Botafogo: Catito Fernandez Saravia, Kano, Victor Questa and Daniel Borges; Luís Oyama, Tchê Tchê and Lucas Fernandez Diego Goncalves, Erison and Victor Sa – Coach: Luis Castro.
power: Marcelo Buick 3 Tanga, Marcelo Benueto and Tetti; Yago Pikachu, Felipe, Hercules, Lucas Lima and Lucas Crispim Moisés and Silvio Romero – Coach: Juan Pablo Vojvoda.