Palmeiras seeks the unprecedented title of the Recopa Sul-Americana in the next two Wednesdays (7 and 14), against Defensa y Justicia, of Argentina, but Verdão will also strengthen their coffers a little more with the good prize of the competition of Conmebol.
The entity will pay the This year’s Recopa champion will receive US $ 1.25 million (about R $ 7 million), while the vice-champion will have US $ 750 thousand (R $ 4.2 million).
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That is, the alviverde team can further increase the cash obtained in awards with the 2020 titles, which reached more than R $ 200 million with the mugs of Paulistão, Copa do Brasil and Libertadores.
Palmeiras qualified for the Recopa decision to win the Libertadores, while the Argentines are current champions of the South American Cup. It will be the first time that the São Paulo team disputes the title, since the competition was not disputed in 1999, the year in which the São Paulo team conquered its first mug of the Libertadores.
The first leg will be this Wednesday (7), at the Norberto Tito Tomaghello stadium, in Buenos Aires (ARG), while the return is scheduled for the 14th (Wednesday), at Mané Garrincha, in Brasília, since football in SP it is prohibited.
Between the two games, Palestra will have yet another important game. The decision of Supercopa do Brasil against Flamengo. The stage of the single game will also be the stadium in Brasília.
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