In a match valid for the third place of the Copa do Brasil, Cruzeiro faces Remo next Thursday (12), at 19:30, at Independência
Cruzeiro is coming off three consecutive victories in the Brazilian championship of Serie B (matches against Londrina, Chapecoense and Gremio), the Fox turns its attention to the Brazil’s Cup. The Celeste team will have changes in the formation of the main team in the duel valid for the third phase of the competition, against the rowing next Thursday (12), at 19:30, in the Independence.
Holder since he arrived at the Minas Gerais club, in mid-April, the midfielder grandson Moura won’t be able to defend Cruzeiro in the knockout competition, since he played for Mirasol, his former team. In view of this, the technician Paulo Pezzolano will need to define a new pair for William Oliveira in the team’s midfield.
For the position, the closest to Grandchild It’s Fernando Canesin. The midfielder has not played since the first round of the Serie Bon April 8, when the team was defeated by Bahia. He suffered a knee flexor muscle injury and returned to training last week. The expectation was that canesin was related to last Sunday’s clash (8), against Guildbut did not occur.
As a result, the expectation is that pezzolano use the midfielder next Thursday (12), but there is still no certainty that shirt 55 will be able to play the full 90 minutes. Another alternative for the position is Adriano, who has only three games as a starter since the arrival of the new commander. The last opportunity he had was in front of the Chapecoensethrough the Serie B, on March 30. The midfielder took the place of grandson Moura and participated in the play that led to Edu’s goal, the second in the 2-0 victory.