Check out Corinthians x Botafogo where to watch live, including the main team information for the clash in the 24th round of the 2023 Brasileirão Série A. The game takes place this Friday (22), at 8pm (Brasília time), at Neo Química Arena, in São Paulo.
Where to watch Corinthians x Botafogo live
Officially, the clash between Corinthians and Botafogo will be broadcast exclusively by Premiere. Team fans need a subscription to follow the game.
At the end of August, the CBF made a change regarding the match between the teams. The game would take place this Wednesday (20), at 9:30 pm. However, it was moved to Friday (22), at 8pm (Brasília time).
O Corinthians aims to end the sequence of negative results, there are five matches without winning. So far, the team is in 14th place, having won 27 points in Series A.
The team at Botafogo remains in the lead of the national competition, with 51 points. Before the Timonaway from home, the club is looking for three points, after all, in the last two rounds, the Stove lost and saw the distance to Palmeiras decrease.
Where to watch Corinthians x Botafogo and time
- Date: September 22, 2023 (Friday);
- Time: 8pm (Brasília time);
- Local: Neo Química Arena, in São Paulo;
- Where to watch: Premiere.
Probable lineups for Corinthians x Botafogo
Corinthians’ week focuses on the game against Botafogo, but, next Tuesday (26), Vanderlei Luxemburgo’s team takes the field in the 2023 South American semi-final, against Fortaleza.
With one of the most important games coming up, Vanderlei can spare some starters, but not start with a completely reserve lineup.
Matheus Bidu was on the bench against Grêmio. However, the left-back was among the starters in most of the Serie A games, so he could appear in the starting 11.
Still in defense, Bruno Méndez and Gil return, both were suspended in the last game. Starting in the last two matches, Caetano could lose his place to Gil.
Probable Corinthians lineup: Cassio; Bruno Méndez (Fagner), Gil (Caetano), Lucas Veríssimo and Matheus Bidu (Fábio Santos); Gabriel Moscardo, Rojas, Maycon (Giuliano), Renato Augusto (Ruan) and Wesley; Yuri Alberto. Technician: Vanderlei Luxemburgo.
The fans turned on a warning signal after another defeat. In the last round of Series A, Botafogo lost to Atlético-MG 1 x 0. The difference to Palmeiras, currently in 2nd place, is seven points.
Botafogo aims to end a taboo in history. The Rio team has never won at the Neo Química Arena, there are seven games played at Corinthians’ home, with five wins for the team. Timon and two draws.
Bruno Lage has the majority of the squad for the clash, he has no suspended players. Furthermore, Gabriel Pires served his automatic suspension and is another option for the coach.
After the back injury, Lucas Perri was absent at the beginning of the week, but, this Wednesday (20), the archer trained normally and should be a starter.
Botafogo’s probable lineup: Lucas Perri; Di Plácido, Adryelson, Victor Cuesta and Marçal; Marlon Freitas, Tchê Tchê and Eduardo; Júnior Santos (Matías Segovia), Victor Sá (Luís Henrique) and Tiquinho Soares. Technician: Bruno Lage.
Corinthians x Botafogo lineups
Lineups will be announced approximately one hour before kickoff
Referee of the Corinthians x Botafogo game
Referee: Paulo Cesar Zanovelli da Silva (FIFA) – MG
Assistant 1: Nailton Junior de Sousa Oliveira (FIFA) – CE
Assistant 2: Felipe Alan Costa de Oliveira – MG
Fourth Referee: Fabiano Monteiro dos Santos – SP
VAR: Rafael Traci (VAR-FIFA) – SC