Roberto Firmino, Liverpool striker, considered on tight listLucas Figueredo/CBF
Published 09/17/2021 3:16 pm
RIO – The Brazilian team’s call-up for the triple round of the South American qualifiers against Venezuela, Colombia and Uruguay in October has been filled with reinforcements from England. The closed list will be sent to the CBF this Friday, but the body, with a promise to release English clubs, is still waiting for a positive sign from FIFA, which is in talks with the UK government to ease the quarantine of South American players. Still working. working in the country. The hammer will be struck in this Friday’s meeting.
Hence, the call will be announced only on September 24. At the last call, Tait could not rely on the following players: Alisson, Fabinho and Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Ederson and Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City), Thiago Silva (Chelsea), Fred (Manchester United) and Rafinha (Leeds United).
The so-called ‘FIFA date’ will start on the 4th, a day before the 24th round of Brazilian nationals. Those called up will appear directly in Bogotá, where the team prepares to face Venezuela on the 7th in San Cristóbal. The delegation will reach Barranquilla on the 8th, where they will face Colombia on the 10th. From there on the 14th Tight & Co would travel to Manaus, the stage of a confrontation with Uruguay.