CBF changes game location between Corinthians x Retrô / PE for the Brazil Cup – Prime Time Zone


Match that would be played in Volta Redonda, next Friday was rescheduled to Saquarema, also in Rio

ANDRÉ PERA / PERA PHOTO PRESS / ESTADÃO CONTENTDeparture was initially scheduled to take place in Volta Redonda, Rio

One day after announcing the confrontation between Corinthians and Retrô, from Pernambuco, for the 2nd phase of the Copa do Brasil for Volta Redonda, in Rio de Janeiro, the CBF he had to go back and change the place where the game was played. As determined by the government on the prohibition of games in the city, the CBF Competition Directorate rescheduled the match for the Elcyr Resende stadium, in Saquarema, also in the state of Rio de Janeiro. The game continues for Friday, the 26th, at 9:30 pm (Brasília time). Two other games also had changes. On Thursday, Porto Velho-RO x Ferroviário will be played in São Januário, in the capital. The next day, Jaraguá-GO x Manaus-AM face at Estádio Jânio Moraes, in Nova Iguaçu, both for the 1st phase of the competition.

THE Corinthians plays this Tuesday, 23, against Sunflower in Volta Redonda, at Paulista championship. The team must remain in the state until the Friday game. The two cities are 238 km apart. For the two matches the Corinthians team will have the embezzlement of Matthew Vital, who will undergo knee arthroscopy to treat an injury and must stay out of lawns for up to 45 days.

Check out the matches of this week’s Copa do Brasil:

3/25 (Thursday)

Porto Velho-RO x Ferroviário-CE (1st Phase)
Time: 3:30 pm
Venue: São Januário Stadium, in Rio de Janeiro (RJ)

3/26 (Friday)

Jaraguá-GO x Manaus-AM (1st Phase)
Time: 3:30 pm
Location: Jânio Moraes Stadium, in Nova Iguaçu (RJ)

Corinthians-SP x Retrô-PE (2nd Phase)
Time: 9:30 pm
Location: Elcyr Resende Stadium, in Saquarema (RJ)