Ceni predicts 2023 will be tougher and says what SPFC was missing to reach G6
Coach Rogério Ceni regretted the truth that São Paulo was eradicated from the Copa Libertadores 2023. , didn’t safe a spot due to the truth that the required mixture of outcomes was not confirmed.
After the match, Rogério Ceni assured that São Paulo would have certified for the Libertadores if he had prioritized the Brazilian championship completely, which was his intention firstly of the season. However, the crew’s good performances within the Copa do Brasil and Copa Sudamericana finally eluded the Tricolors.
“If I was positive you were not going to win the Sudamericana, I might have most well-liked the Brazilian. But you all the time go to the ultimate with the intention of profitable. You cannot hand over making an attempt for a global title. We had lots of people in that row. We misplaced vital factors within the fights, through which we have been even higher and we could not win them. With unique dedication in Brazil, we’d undoubtedly have been in a position to reach the G6. But, you may’t abandon different competitions. That’s why you may have to construct robust groups to struggle collectively,” stated Rogério Ceni.
São Paulo was only one level away from a long-awaited Libertadores berth, ending ninth within the Brazilian championship and the primary crew outdoors the G8. In the final rounds, Tricolor stumbled at dwelling in opposition to Atlético-GO with a 2-2 draw and in opposition to Internacional, who have been defeated 1-0, factors that price Rogéria Cenia and co.
“We have been within the lead in a number of matches, however with the potential of a call, we did not make it. Today we did not handle to get into the eight, it has been like that all through the season, in some matches we created loads of probabilities, however that is a part of soccer. The alternative additionally weighed in , to give precedence to the cups, the South American championship till the tip. I all the time spoke and I was contradictory. I all the time stated that the cups are treacherous and that the Brazilian one is tough,” continued the coach of São Paulo.
Rogério Ceni additionally spoke about what he expects from the subsequent season.
“It’s going to be a tricky 12 months regardless of what we do. Gremio, Vasco, Cruzeiro and Bahia have gone up, with funding and a crew on the shirts, with custom. That makes the Brazilians extra aggressive and that reality makes it a tricky 12 months for everybody. They ought to have a number of different choices relying on how aggressively we glance out there. The gamers that the competitors requires are normally not accessible for rent, so we will have to search for different parts to make up the crew. This provides extra alternatives to change the sport. This will be a tricky 12 months for everybody who will face 4 extra conventional groups in Brazil,” he concluded.