Palmeiras said on Tuesday about the possibility of returning to football. In a video published on its social networks, the club indicated that the return to activities should only happen “at the right time and without pressure”.
The video is part of the campaign “O Verde Que Une A Gente” and has a text narrated by the coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo and the defender Felipe Melo, being directed to the fans of Palmeiras. For the time being, the squad of the team performs remote jobs, with the players in their homes.
In video, Palmeiras says football will return ‘at the right time and without pressure’
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“You have always been here for us. And we keep thinking about you. In this difficult time we are here, taking care of our club, ready for when all this is over. And even at a distance we are preparing ourselves to the maximum to give joy to those who supported us. It’s you who make us exist, who make us strong, who make us think of everyone who is part of this. We are eager to relive moments together, singing, pushing and cheering. and without pressure. After all, what matters most to us is you “, they say.
This Tuesday, the presidents of Corinthians, Palmeiras, São Paulo and Santos who met in a virtual meeting that also included the participation of the president of the São Paulo Football Federation, Reinaldo Carneiro Bastos. And they indicated that they remain aligned and working together in a single planning for the resumption of activities in state football.
Thus, the planning for the return to training takes place on the same day, as well as the tests for the coronavirus. However, there is no definition of a date for this, which will only occur after the endorsement of health authorities in São Paulo.
Paulistão was paralyzed on March 16, after the conclusion of the antepenultimate round of the first phase. The state of São Paulo continues with measures of social isolation until the end of May, and the expectation is that Governor João Doria announces new actions for June this Wednesday, which may even include the expansion of restrictions, in some regions, like the capital.