After adding a point in two consecutive away games, the Botafogo returns to play at the Nilton Santos Stadium this Monday against Goiásat 20h, in the match that closes the ninth round of the Brazilian championship. A win will take Glorioso, currently 10th with 12 points, back into the G-4.
Once again, Fogão will have the massive support of its fans. Due to the bad schedule, the white-and-white board made a promotion to boost its fan-members program and fill the stadium, and any “Camisa 7” member was entitled to check-in and bring a companion. More than 25 thousand Botafogo people have already confirmed their presence.
With a full week to work, the technician Luís Castro tested different formations in order to solve the team creation problem. Tche Tche e Lucas Fernandes must enter the middle, for the exits of Del Piage e Chay.
The changes may not stop there. on defense, Hugo has a chance of taking ownership in place of saraviacom Daniel Borges returning to the original position on the right. in the attack, Diego Goncalves has not been pleasing and can be replaced by Vinícius Lopeswho has not played any game as a starter for Botafogo.
Gustavo Sauer underwent arthroscopy on his left ankle and continues to be absent, as is the goalkeeper Diego Loureirowho did not have his physical problem reported. Philipe Sampaio (ligament injury in the right knee) and Rafael (complete rupture of the Achilles tendon) are in transition. Carlinhos (ligament injury in left knee) is still recovering from surgery. Matheus Nascimento is ceded to Brazilian Under-20 team.
Hanging from Botafogo
Right-back Saravia, defender Kanu and midfielder Chay are related Botafogo players who are hanging with two yellow cards. If any of them receive a new card this Monday, they will miss the team in the match against palm treesThursday, at Allianz Parque.
Opponent – Goiás
Needing to score to leave the relegation zone, the coach’s Goiás Jair Ventura will have the return of forward Vinícius, the team’s main highlight this season, recovered from a muscle injury in his left thigh – he, however, should not be a starter. Who is also an option again Peter Raoul, ex-Botafogo. Injured, Diego must give way to Maguinho on the right side.
Botafogo made a promotion for the supporters: any member of the “shirt 7” could check in and bring a companion for free. More than 25 thousand blacksmiths have already confirmed their presence, with the Lower East, Upper East and Lower West A sectors sold out. Tickets are still on sale for the North (R$ 80 full/R$ 40 half), Upper West B (R$ 40) and Tribuna (R$ 320) sectors.
Where to watch Botafogo vs Goiás
Paulo Henrique Schleich Vollkopf (MS) was selected by CBF and will lead a Serie A game for the first time in his career. He will be assisted by Marcelo Van Gasse (Fifa/SP) and Eduardo Gonçalves da Cruz (MS). O WAS will be Daiane Caroline Muniz dos Santos (Fifa/SP), assisted by Fabricio Porfirio de Moura (SP).
BOTAFOGO X GOIÁS
Stadium: Nilton Santos
Date-Time: 06/06/2022 – 20h
Referee: Paulo Henrique Schleich full head (MS)
Assistants: Marcelo Carvalho Van Gasse (Fifa/SP) and Eduardo Gonçalves da Cruz (MS)
WAS: Daiane Caroline Muniz dos Santos (Fifa/SP)
Where to watch: SporTV (except RJ) and Premiere
BOTAFOGO: Catito Fernandez; Saravia (Hugo), Kanu, Victor Cuesta and Daniel Borges; Luís Oyama, Tchê Tchê and Lucas Fernandes; Diego Gonçalves (Vinicius Lopes), Erison and Victor Sá – Coach: Luís Castro.
GOIÁS: Thaddeus; Reynaldo César, Caetano and Sidimar; Maguinho, Caio Vinícius (Auremir), Matheus Sales, Élvis and Dadá Belmonte; Apodi and Nicolas – Coach: Jair Ventura.