Attackers may be suspended by the Superior Sports Court of Football; team ranks second in the Brazilian Championship
After touching the leader of the Brazilian Championship, the International, The Flamengo he could be without his two main attackers in the final stretch of the competition. Rogério Ceni’s team won the Sport 3-0 at Ilha do Retiro, on Monday, 1st, and reached second place on the table with 61 points, four less than the colorado. The Superior Sports Court of Football decided on Tuesday, 2 will judge next Friday, February 5, the expulsions that occurred in the match between Flamengo and Bahia. In the game, which took place on December 20, 2020, the red-black player Gabriel Barbosa, better known as Gabigol, was expelled after disrespecting arbitration.
According to the disciplinary report of the match, Gabriel was sent off 9 minutes into the game after addressing the referee Flávio Rodrigues de Souza in an offensive manner. It appears in the document that the attacker said: “It will take in your c *”. According to the summary, the athlete did not obey the exit order immediately and, going to the locker room, repeated the offense: “I didn’t say anything about it, but now I will say it, will take it in the c *, will take it in the c *”. “The Attorney General’s Office denounced Gabriel Barbosa for double infringement of Article 258, item II of the Brazilian Code of Sports Justice (CBJD) for disrespecting the members of the arbitration team, or complaining disrespectfully against their decisions,” says a note from the STJD. If the Court’s Fifth Disciplinary Commission decides on Gabigol’s punishment, the player may be suspended for up to 12 games.
Another Flamengo striker is also in a difficult situation with the court. Last Thursday, the Full Court of Superior Sports Justice of Football determined the return of the process involving Bruno Henrique. According to the Go, the red-black athlete would have committed an infraction in a “clear way” by shifting the heel towards the face of the opponent athlete, Breno, who fractured his nose and was replaced. The club said the VAR did not review the bid. If the penalty is applied, Bruno can stay up to 6 games without playing. The attacker will be tried by the Third Disciplinary Commission.