Flamengo faces Athletico and can win another jackpot for advancing in the Copa do Brasil. If it eliminates the people from Paraná this Wednesday (17), at Arena da Baixada, at 9:30 pm (Brasília time), the CBF will have to make a pix of R$ 7.3 million to Mengão. The value is only for the club’s arrival in the semifinals of the competition.
So far, Mengo has already received R$ 8.8 million for being in the quarterfinals. R$1.9 million was for participation in the Third Phase. For reaching the round of 16, Rubro-Negro received BRL 3 million, in addition to BRL 3.9 million for their presence in the quarterfinals. That is, if they win the classification, Flamengo reaches the amount of R$ 16.1 million just for the advances in the Copa do Brasil.
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But this value can be even higher. The champion receives R$56 million, while the runner-up receives R$23 million. In other words, just qualify in the semifinals and reach the big decision that will have more money guaranteed in Flamengo’s coffers.
Adding the R$ 16.1 million to the title prize, Flamengo earns R$ 72.1 in the event of a title in the Copa do Brasil. If it is runner-up, the club gets R$ 39.1 million in prizes from the Copa do Brasil. But obviously the fans want the title. See the awards according to each stage; the values in bold are those already guaranteed by Mais Querido.
- BRL 1.9 million – Third Phase
- R$ 3 million – Round of 16
- BRL 3.9 million – Quarterfinals
- Semifinal: BRL 7.3 million
- Vice: BRL 23 million
- Champion: BRL 56 million
If they eliminate Athletico, Flamengo can face São Paulo or América-MG in the semifinals of the Copa do Brasil
The drawing drawn places the confrontation between São Paulo and América-MG next to the Flamengo match. That is, if they advance, Flamengo faces one of the two opponents. In the first game, São Paulo won at home by 1 to 0. The match in Minas takes place on Thursday (18), at 21h.
On the other side of the bracket, Fluminense and Fortaleza are dueling for a spot in the semifinals, while Corinthians tries their luck against Atlético-GO. For the first leg, Corinthians ended up defeated by 2 to 0 playing away from home. Also away from home, Fluminence won 1-0.
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