Brazilian Olympic team calls Malcom for Douglas Augusto’s place at the Tokyo Games – Prime Time Zone

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The striker revealed by Corinthians participated in the seventh stage of the team’s preparation in Serbia, in early June, when two friendlies were held in Belgrade – defeat by Cape Verde, by 2-1, and victory over Serbia, by 3rd 0.

Reproduction/Twitter/@CBF_FutebolMalcolm was called up to defend the Brazilian Olympic team

A Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) announced on Wednesday, 14, that the steering wheel Douglas Augusto was cut from the Olympic selection squad for the Tokyo Games due to a thigh injury. To your place, the coach André Jardine called the attacker Malcom, released by Zenit, Russia, to compete in the main sporting event in the world. The athlete will present himself to the group this Sunday, in the Japanese capital. Malcolm participated in the seventh stage of the team’s preparation in Serbia, in early June, when two friendlies were held in Belgrade – defeat by Cape Verde, by 2-1, and victory over Serbia, by 3-0.

Serbia was again the country chosen to carry out the second stage of training before the debut in the Olympics against Germany, on the 22nd. The team would go to Japan last week, but changed plans after the Asian country declared a state of emergency. The departure for Tokyo is scheduled for this Friday. Before traveling to Japan, the Olympic team is doing this Thursday, in Novi Sad, a city that is 50 minutes from the capital Belgrade, the last test before the Olympics. It will be against the United Arab Emirates, at 4 pm (GMT) at the Karadorde stadium, owned by FK Vojvodina, a local club.