Palmeiras re-introduced himself on Wednesday afternoon, at the Football Academy, the day after Independiente Del Valle’s 5-0 thrashing of Libertadores. Without the owners facing the Ecuadorians, the technical committee led by Abel Ferreira prepared the team for Paulistao.
This Thursday, Verdau returns to the stadium in Allianz Parque to face Inter de Limera, at 22:00, in the ninth round of the group stage of the state championship.
Gustavo Scarpa at Palmeiras training – Photo: César Greco / AG. Palmeiras
The trend is for the Sao Paulo state team to maintain the schedule for recent matches, when they used Paulistao to designate athletes who do not play regularly for the Libertadores.
Potential escalation: Waverton. Danilo Barbosa, Henry and Alan Emperor; Mike, Felipe Melo, Gabriel Menino, Gustavo Scarpa, and Matthias Vienna; Wesley and Willian.
Wiverton talks to Abel Ferrera at Academia do Palmeiras – Photo: Cesar Greco / Ag. Palmeiras
Palmeiras is third in Group C of Paulistau. The Red Bull Bragantino arc leads 21 points from ten matches, followed by Novresentino with 18 points from nine games. Verdau has 12 points in eight games, and Itoano is in the spotlight with seven points.
After the duel against Inter de Limera, Palms face Santo Andre, on Sunday, in Canendi. The next date for the Libertadores team will be on Tuesday of next week, against Devensa e Justicia in Argentina.