Botafogo fans received terrible and worrying news on Saturday night (16). During the match against Atlético-MG, at the new Arena MRV, in a match for the Brazilian Championship, goalkeeper Lucas Perri felt a problem with his lower back and asked for a replacement.
Glorioso’s archer was treated by the club’s doctors in the first half, but was unable to return for the final stage. Goalkeeper Gatito Fernández took his place in the game.
Lucas Perri is one of the highlights of Botafogo’s excellent campaign in this Brasileirão. The goalkeeper was called up by coach Fernando Diniz to join the Brazilian squad in the first two rounds of the qualifiers, but he never took the field.
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