The young midfielder now runs out of time to prepare for the final against the Copa do Brasil, against Grêmio, scheduled for next Sunday, 7
THE Palm Trees won the reinforcement of Patrick de Paula when he re-presented himself to the Football Academy this Friday morning, 5. Recovered from Covid-19, the steering wheel completed the mandatory ten days of isolation and returned to training with the rest of the group. The youngster’s presence in the second final of the Brazil Cup 2020, in the face of Guild, next Sunday, 7, is still uncertain. This is because the technical committee will evaluate you to know the real physical conditions of the athlete, who lost the first leg against the gaucho and was also not available to Abel Ferreira in the classic against Corinthians.
Last Thursday, 4, palmeirenses players went through new tests of Covid-19. In addition to the battery of tests being part of the protocol adopted by Alviverde since the beginning of the pandemic, there is a fear on the part of Abel Ferreira and the rest of the board of a new outbreak of the new coronavirus in the squad after the match against Corinthians – Alvinegro paulista experienced a new outbreak on the eve of Dérbi.
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“I’m afraid, I’m afraid (an outbreak at Palmeiras). I had a conversation with our director. I preferred to play against Corinthians with maximum strength, classics are good for that. But more than talking about what happened at Corinthians, I want to talk in general ”, commented Abel Ferreira after the classic. “When I got here, I was amazed. In Europe we had two lockdowns, which was just staying at home. When I got here I saw that, in fact, the rules had to be stricter. It scares the amount of dead. I am passionate about football, but lifeless football is nothing. What I can say is that we are responsible. It scares me when I turn on the newspaper and see the news, the crowded hospitals. We have to forget clubism, rivalry, and fight for a cause. Covid is a rival that has no pity, that kills, ”added the technician, referring to the frightening increase in cases and deaths due to the disease in the country.