Brazilian coach Adenor Leonardo Bacchi “Tite”He was upset this Saturday by a $5,000 fine imposed on him by CONMEBOL for criticizing the “disastrous” organization of the Copa America, which decided to play in Brazil at the last minute and with the Covid epidemic spiraling out of control in the country.
The technician avoided commenting at first الأمر, but later manifested when he was asked about the poor condition of the turf in some of the stadiums where the tournament is being held, which he also publicly accused.
“If I were to talk about the domain being bad, I would be fined. If I were to talk about[Organizing the America’s Cup]being a disaster, I would be fined. “I won’t talk,” Tite said angrily at the pre-match press conference against Ecuador at the Goiania Olympic Stadium.
CONMEBOL Disciplinary Committee And (CONMEBOL) decided to punish Tite for some of the statements he made on June 12, on the eve of the opening of the competition, in which he asserted that the America’s Cup was organized in a “disastrous” manner.
To finish speaking, coach Canarinha This Saturday, he issued an implicit warning to the highest authority in South American football: “Maracana will not be fine, a little time.”
Titi referred in this way to the partial change in some areas of the Karioca Temple grounds that CONMEBOL promoted this week before the Copa America final, scheduled for July 10.
The Maracana had already been criticized by Flamengo’s Brazilian coach, Rogerio Ceni.
On the other hand, Tite has on more than one occasion complained of his “unfortunate” He placed at least two of the five stadiums where the Copa América are played: Mane Garrincha in Brasilia and Nilton Santos in Rio de Janeiro.
Indeed, according to the local press, the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) has asked CONMEBOL to change the venue for the quarter-final match, which was initially scheduled in Nilton Santos and which may end at the Pantanal Arena in Cuiaba. .
However, the change requires a new logistical challenge for the controversial Copa America in Brazil 2021 and the approval of her rival, who will be the fourth seed in Group A, once Canarinha has already secured the top spot in B.