Corinthians are prevented from moving to Argentina to compete in women’s libertadores.
SAO PAULO, SP (FOLHAPRESS) – The Corinthians women’s delegation was prevented from leaving for Argentina on Tuesday (2), where the club will compete for the Libertadores from 5 to 21 March – Parke São Jorge’s team is the current champion of the competition . The flight carrying the Corinthians was canceled by Turkish Airlines, under the justification that citizens residing in Brazil cannot enter the country due to rules regarding the Kovid-19. In a note, the Corinthians reported that the game’s director, Chris Gambre, tried to find a solution with Conambol, Argentine officials and the airline, but was unable to issue boarding. The club was offered an alternative flight exchange, this time operated by the company Aerolinas Argentina, except for this Wednesday (3). The Corinthians accepted the change, although it called for “boarding guarantees, as a nearly four-hour wait at the airport resulted in tears and tears for athletes and staff, replacing them with a great circulation of people amid the global epidemic.” Exposed in. ” The Alvingro team in the competition is scheduled to begin on Friday (5), against El Nacional (EQ), at 5 pm (Brasília time), with a broadcast from Facebook. However, in reality, there are restrictions for citizens who leave the boards of Argentina, players, technical committees and clubs that compete in bubble segregation competitions, referring to Kovid-19 with sanitary rules, in other countries. Entry will be allowed. On the final 28th, the Argentine government decided to extend the closure of air and land borders with Brazil by at least 12 March. Argentina is also closed to foreigners from other neighboring countries and the United Kingdom. Only Argentina or residents can enter the country. The decision was published in the local official gazette. With respect to other countries, the frequency of flights from the United States, Mexico and Europe also decreases by 30%. In these cases also, you must be an Argentine or resident to enter the country. Turkish Airlines flights operate from Istanbul, Turkey, towards Buenos Aires, with a stopover in Brazil. However, he was unable to board passengers on the Brazilian territory.