CBF changes the location of five Copa do Brasil games due to Covid-19 restrictions – Prime Time Zone


The worsening of the pandemic caused some government officials to suspend team sports in their regions

Disclosure / CBFFive games of the first phase of the Copa do Brasil had to be moved

This Friday, 12th, the Brazilian Football Confederation – CBF announced the change of location and schedule of five games of the Brazil’s Cup. The decision came from the CBF Competitions Directorate due to restrictions by Covid-19 imposed by some state governments to prevent the proliferation of the disease. Ypiranga-AP x Santa Cruz-PE, Mirassol-SP x Red Bull Bragantino-SP, Porto Velho-RO x Ferroviário-CE, Galvez-AC x Atlético-GO and Marília-SP x Criciúma-SC are matches valid for the first phase of the competition and will happen next week.

See the new departure times and locations below:

March 17 (Wednesday)

Ypiranga / AP x Santa Cruz / PE
Location: Antônio Accioly Stadium, in Goiânia (GO)
Time: 3:30 pm

Galvez / AC x Atlético / GO
Location: Arena Pantanal, in Cuiabá (MT)
Time: 5:00 pm Brasília time (4:00 pm local time)

Marília / SP x Criciúma / SC
Location: Dilzon Melo Stadium, in Varginha (MG)
Time: 3:30 pm

March 18 (Thursday)

Mirassol/SP x Red Bull Bragantino/SP
Location: Kleber Andrade Stadium, in Cariacica (ES)
Time: 7:15 pm

Porto Velho / RO x Railroad / CE
Location: Antônio Accioly Stadium, in Goiânia (GO)
Time: 3:30 pm