BetisTOIt is held in Colombia from January 18 to February 9
PFor the first time in 16 years, the two South American representatives at the Olympic Games, which are held in Tokyo next summer, will be determined through the dispute of a tournament in which the 10 Conmebol teams will participate.An appointment scheduled from January 18 to February 9, 2020 in which, theoretically, the Emerson Btico should bewith the combined sub-23 of Brazil.
This South American Pre-Olympic Tournament will be played in the cities of Armenia, Bucaramanga and Pereira, of Colombia, through a format of two groups of five selections each, and a final phase, with four classified teams, to which the first two classifieds of each group.In total, 23 days of competition, plus prior concentration and return.
A prolonged absence that Betis does not contemplate for Emerson, turned this season into an important piece in Rubi's scheme. So much so that,as MARCA has been able to know, the green and white club has already advanced to the Brazilian Football Confederation that has no intention of losing its playerfor almost a month in such an important phase of the season.
The CBF has made prior consultations to know the availability of the soccer player, habitual in the concentrations of the Brazilian Olympic team and which debuted with the absolute in the last FIFA date. But the Verdiblancos have not hesitated to make their intentions clear, so thatIf the request for cessation of the soccer player ends up arriving, the Brazilian team will not be surprised by the refusal.
The situation is being treatedas rigorously and as delicately as possible, making CBF understand the importance of Emerson in the teamon dates so marked on which the calendar is compressed with the intermediate rounds of the Copa del Rey. The player, who does not want any problem with his selection, is aware of the situation and understands that Betis requires his presence.
The Brazilian Olympic team,which are also part of other LaLiga players such as Rodrygo or Vincius Jr., of Real Madrid, access to the Tokyo Games will be played with Paraguay, Bolivia, Uruguay and Per in the first group stage of the tournament, before the decisive phase, with the two best selections of each group, which will be played with the same format.
Emerson dreams of being able to play the Olympic event with Brazil and continue taking steps in his career, butnot force your presence in the South American Pre-Olympic Tournament aware of how important it is for Betisyour participation in this phase of the season. As it is not a tournament included in the FIFA calendar, Betis is not obliged to give Emerson his choice.
. (tagsToTranslate) Real Betis Balompié (t) First Division (t) Brazil National Soccer Team