Corinthians, Santos and São Paulo may not play in Copa do Brasil 2024; check the scripts
The CBF changed the classification rules for the competition and strengthened the state championships
is eliminated by Paulista Championship before time, Corinthians, saints It São Paulo may be left out of competition Brazil Cup 2024. This is because, in December last year, Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) changed the ranking rules for the contest. Instead of using national club rankings, the subject bolstered state championships. From the next edition, the tournament will have 92 participants, 80 of which will be distributed in the state federations. The other 12 will be with the champions of the Copa do Nordeste, Copa Verde, Série B of Brasileirão and with the teams classified for the Copa Libertadores. so Paulista Football Federation (FPF) has the right to 6 places, five for the best in Paulistão in 2023 (Palmeiras, Ituano, Água Santa, Red Bull Bragantino and São Bernardo), in addition to the winner of this year’s Paulista Cup.
Therefore, Corinthians, Santos and São Paulo must win the Copa Paulista or Copa do Brasil in 2023 to participate in the tournament in 2024. The other more affordable alternative, however, is to be among the qualifiers for the 2024 Libertadores via the Brasileirão – the top six go to the continental championship. Finally, teams from São Paulo can also guarantee a place in the national competition through Conmebol. If he wins the Libertadores twice, Timão will also reach his Copa do Brasil target. Peixe and Tricolor, on the other hand, will compete in the Copa Sudamericana, a tournament that also qualifies for the main tournament in South America.