This Sunday, Corinthians face Atletico Mineiro, at 6 pm, in Mineirao, in the 19th round of the Brazilian championship. The game is crucial to Timão’s future in the national competition. The two teams have the same score, but Itaqueira FC tops the table due to the number of victories. William talked about the confrontation.
“A tough match. Campeonato Brasileiro doesn’t have an easy game, Atletico Mineiro is a qualified team, a quality team, playing hard at home. But we Corinthians, whenever we play, we go in search of victory, respecting the opponent, who has a lot of quality, but we know our potential.” And we will try to achieve a great victory,” the player said in an interview with SCCP . Bulletin.
Corinthians are currently in second place in Brazil with 32 points and Atlético Mineiro is in third place, with the same score. Palmeiras leads the championship with 36 points on the leaderboard.
Willian has missed several matches with a shoulder injury, and is still in the first leg against Boca Juniors for the Libertadores, at the New Coimica Arena. And he returned the No. 10 shirt, last Wednesday, in a 3-1 victory over Curitiba, at the Alfinegro Stadium. The player talked about his recovery.
“Feeling better every day. Of course the shoulder is not 100% but every day and every week I feel better. I do all the strengthening and treatment so I can get to 100% ASAP.”
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