Botafogo vs Fortaleza: where to watch, lineups, embezzlement and refereeing

From two victories, over Flamengo and Ceilândia, the Botafogo This Sunday, against Fortaleza, at 18:00, at Nilton Santos Stadium, the first home win in the Brazilian Championship, according to coach Luís Castro. Tonight the tournament is valid for the sixth round of the tournament.

As expected by most of the players considered to be the insurers for Thursday’s Copa do Brasil match, Botafogo will have a number of players resting ultimately trying to win ahead. among their fans of Niltão. Good customer demand – more than 19,000 tickets have been sold in advance.

In the wake of the clash against Fortaleza, Luís Castro could be counted on to include defender Victor Cuesta and midfielder Luís Oyama, who has been ruled out of the Copa do Brasil due to having played for another club, as well as athlete Gatito Fernández. On the other hand, the striker Gustavo Sauer is still out, sent to the hospital.

Botafogo embezzlement

With a ligament injury in his right knee, Philipe Sampaio is out, along with Gustavo Sauer – his condition has not been reported by the club. Carlinhos (ligament injury in the left knee) and Rafael (total rupture of the Achilles tendon) are recovering from surgery. Sebastian Joffre has yet to comply.

In Botafogo

Right-back Saravia was the only Botafogo athlete scheduled for the match who hung out with two yellow cards. If he gets the new card this Sunday, he will lose the team in the match against América-MG, next Saturday, in Belo Horizonte.

Opponent – Stronghold

Fortaleza also abandoned some mid-week holders in the Copa do Brasil, in protest against Vitória. But Leão do Pici will have some significance for Sunday’s game: Robson was sent off by the STJD for being knocked out of the Northeast Cup and had to be suspended, while player Max Walef was left out. for the final stage of recovery from transmission.


Sales occur online and at the North ticket office at Nilton Santos Stadium, from 10 a.m., with ticket prices at R $ 15 (half of the North sector) and R $ 320 (Tribuna). Approximately 19,000 tickets have already been sold, and East and Southeast have sold out.

Where to watch Botafogo vs Fortaleza

Will only be announced by Premiere, via a pay-per-view system.


Jefferson Ferreira de Moraes, from the Goiás Federation, oversees the game, assisted by two FIFA assistants: Alessandro Alvaro Rocha de Matos (BA) and Fabricio Vilarinho da Silva (GO). The VAR will be led by Daiane Caroline Muniz dos Santos (Fifa / SP), who will have Fabricio Porfirio de Moura (SP) as his assistant.


Stadium: Nilton Santos
Date: 05.15.2022 – 18:00 TS
referee: Jefferson Ferreira de Moraes (GO)
Services: Alessandro Alvaro Rocha de Matos (Fifa / BA) and Fabricio Vilarinho da Silva (Fifa / GO)
VAR: Daiane Caroline Muniz dos Santos (FIFA / SP)
See where: Premiere

BOTAFOGO: Catito Fernandez; Saravia, Kanu, Victor Cuesta and Daniel Borges; Luís Oyama, Tchê Tchê and Lucas Fernandes; Diego Gonçalves, Erison and Victor Sá – Coach: Luís Castro.

VERY: Marcelo Boeck; Tinga, Marcelo Benevenuto and Titi; Yago Pikachu, Felipe, Hercules, Lucas Lima and Lucas Crispim; Moisés and Silvio Romero – Instructor: Juan Pablo Vojvoda.


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