Carioca will face Atletico Mineiro on Wednesday, June 22nd in the first leg of the round of 16.
Valid for the Copa Brasil Round of 16, Robro Negro will face Atletico Mineiro at the Estadio de Mineirao, in Belo Horizonte, starting at 9:30 pm (Brazilian time). The Flamengo match will be shown today, June 22, on open TV in most parts of Brazil.
This is the first match of the Round of 16 in the Copa del Rey, whoever wins is guaranteed an advantage in the return match scheduled for July 13, Wednesday, at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro.
Watch where the Flamengo match will be played today live
Where the Flamengo match will be broadcast today is Rede Globo, with the exception of Sao Paulo and Parana which will broadcast the Corinthians match. SporTV and Premiere (closed TV) will also be broadcasted from the live broadcast.
So, if the fan is in SP or PR, where you will be playing Flamengo today it will be on SporTV and Premiere, available only on pay-TV operators. The program will feature Luiz Carlos Jr.’s narration with Henrique Fernandez and Pedrinho’s commentaries for the entire country. If you prefer, you can enjoy it online either on Premiere or on Globo Play or Globo Channels.
The Flamengo match will start today at 21:30 Brasilia time, live from the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais state. The match starts at 9:30 PM. However, in some states such as Roraima, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul and Acre, the time may be different.
This is the first match between the two teams in the Round of 16 of the Copa del Rey. Whoever wins today’s match will come back with an advantage, that is, the more goals scored this Wednesday, the greater the difference between the two.
Mineirao Stadium will be the venue for the match today. With a capacity of 62,000 spectators, it is one of the largest stadiums in Brazil. The space hosts concerts, private parties and sporting events such as the 2014 World Cup. Mineirao has been designated as a 7×1 stage between Brazil and Germany.
Atlético MG and Flamengo in the Brazilian Cup
Atletico MG lineup: Iverson; Mariano, Guilherme Arana, Junior Alonso, Nathan Silva; Allan, Ottavio, Nacho; Vargard, Kino (Ademir) and Hulk. In the absence of Zaracho and Gayer coach Antonio Mohamed.
Flamengo squad: Diego Alves (Hugo); Matteosino, Rodrigo Caillou, Philip Luis, Pablo; Willian Arao, Joao Gomez, Andreas Pereira; Everton Ribeiro, Arascaeta and Gabigol. Bruno Henrique, due to a confirmed injury, is out of the Reds’ squad until the end of the season. David Luiz is still out, while Fabricio is doubtful.
Atletico beat the Brazilians in the third stage very easily, to secure their place in the last 16 of the Copa del Rey. After finding out that they were going to take on the Rubro-Negro, the mining group became anxious, especially because they were a staunch opponent. However, as for the Brazilians, Gallo beat Flamengo over the weekend and thus, maintains the confidence to beat the opponent again today.
Flamengo is performing well in the Libertadores and also in the Copa del Rey, after beating Altos in the two matches of the third stage. However, the Carioca group has not yet established itself in the Brazil dispute, which is constantly threatened by the drop zone. The 14th-placed team with just 15 points, the team led by Dorival Jr. were struggling to take on their opponents with football far below expectations.
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