This Friday, Corinthians ended the preparation for the classic against Santos, this Saturday, at 7 pm, in Vila Belmiro, for the 33rd round of the Brazilian Championship.
Coach Vítor Pereira was able to define who will field less than three full days after being defeated in the final of the Copa do Brasil, by Flamengo, at Maracanã.
Vítor Pereira at Corinthians training — Photo: Rodrigo Coca/Agência Corinthians
The coaching staff performed ball possession training on a reduced field and ended with offensive and defensive dead ball activity.
Timão will not have forward Adson available. He is undergoing treatment for a strained left thigh muscle and, although the problem is not serious, naturally there was not enough time for him to recover from the injury he suffered in Rio de Janeiro.
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Who is also not available is the defensive midfielder Xavier, practically recovered from tendonitis in the knee tendon. He had not already been listed for the last two games.
The Maycon steering wheel might win a chance.
A possible Corinthians has: Cassius; Fagner (Rafael Ramos), Gil, Balbuena and Fábio Santos; Fausto, Du Queiroz (Maycon) and Renato Augusto (Giuliano); Gustavo Mosquito (Mateus Vital), Yuri Alberto and Róger Guedes.
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Maycon at Corinthians training — Photo: Rodrigo Coca/Agência Corinthians
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