And the Brazilian team, who travels to Chile next Wednesday, confirmed that he made it clear to the players that they cannot suffer.”None of the penalties that the team threatened them with“.
But he added that “they both decided” to return to Russia, without specifying when they would join his club.
The Brazilian Football Confederation confirmed that it had sent an official complaint to FIFA that “All applicable penalties are imposed on ZenitAccording to the regulations of the governing body of world football.
The duo’s losses in the Tokyo Olympics are added to the absence of nine Brazilians playing in the English Premier League called up by Tite, including captain Thiago Silva, goalkeepers Alisson and Ederson, and strikers Richarlison, Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino.
The English Premier League has banned some players from joining their teams, because upon their return they will have to comply with the quarantine imposed by the United Kingdom on arrivals from South America due to the epidemic, which will prevent them from playing several matches.
The Brazil coach then called up nine other players, including Malcom and Matthews Nunes, to replace the England players.
According to the Brazilian Football Confederation, the Sporting Lisbon midfielder did not join the focus in Sao Paulo because he does not have a full vaccination plan, forcing him into isolation upon his return.
But Brazilian and Portuguese media confirmed that he did not travel because he decided to play for the Portuguese national team instead of Brazil.
Finally, the Seleção travels to Santiago with 22 players, among them Neymar, Casemiro and Marquinhos.
The single leader of the South American World Cup with an excellent score in six matches, Brazil will meet Chile on Thursday, Argentina on Sunday in Sao Paulo and Peru in Recife on Thursday next week.