LIVE: FLAMEGO AND FLUMINENSE – FINAL DO CARIOCA FEMININO
It’s time to meet the great champion of the 2021 Women’s Soccer Championship in Rio de Janeiro! This Friday (26), at CEFAN, Flamengo and Fluminense duel for the state title of the season. The ball rolls at 15:00 (GMT) and you can watch it live on Olympics Every Day.
Five consecutive champion of Carioca Women (2015, 16, 17, 18 and 19), Flamengo is looking for another title to crown the work done in recent months. In this edition of the competition there are already eleven victories and a draw, with 71 goals scored and only three conceded.
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“The expectations are high, we know it will be a complicated game, but let’s put into practice everything we’ve done so far. It will be my first final with Manto Sagrado and I hope everything goes well. I’m counting on the fans of the Nation”, said attacking midfielder Darlene.
On the other hand, Fluminense reaches the Carioca Women’s final for the third consecutive year and wants to end the title sequence of rivals Rubro-Negro. In addition, the team seeks the title with a great campaign. There were nine wins and two defeats for the Guanabara Cup, in addition to the tie with a win on penalties in the semifinal of the competition, with 38 goals scored and only 4 conceded.
“I believe that organization, planning for the medium and long term, and consistency make the difference. We started a job from scratch, and now we are a reference, not only in the training of talent, but in the development of work in all categories. In this way, we prepare ourselves to seek titles and use the talents revealed in the adult category”, concluded Thaissan Passos, coach of Fluminense.