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Three-time champions Corinthians will play in the seventh final of the Copa do Brasil; see collisions | Corinthians

Corinthians’ qualification for the Copa do Brasil final, once they eradicated Fluminense, is the seventh in the historical past of the competitors, which had its first 12 months in competition in 1989.

A 3-time champion, Timao lifted the trophy in 1995, 2002 and 2009.

Thus, Timao will be searching for a title that has not come in the final 12 editions of the match. With 9 titles for Corinthians, goalkeeper Cassio will try the unprecedented feat once more for his gallery.

This is as a result of in 2018 Timao reached the decider however misplaced the cup to Cruzeiro. It was Corinthians’ third runner-up end in the Copa do Brasil, including to these in 2001 and 2008.

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Below, recall Timão’s finals:

Led by Eduardo Amorim, Corinthians grew to become champions with two wins towards Gremio de Felipao in the final. At Pacaembu, Timao received 2-1 with objectives from Viola and Marcelinho Carioca from free kicks. At the Olimpico, Timao made it 1-0, once more with Marcelinho, securing the nationwide title.

Corinthians have fun the Copa do Brasil title in 1995 — Photo: Marcos Mendes/Estadão Content

Vanderlei Luxemburgo’s Timão once more discovered Grêmio, then in the fingers of Tite, in that 12 months’s decider. However, luck could be completely different. At the Olimpico, the groups drew 2-2, with Marcelinho and Muller scoring the objectives. The return to Morumbi was painful: a 3-1 defeat, with Ewerton’s Timão scoring the solely aim.

Corinthians x Grêmio – 2001 Copa do Brasil — Photo: Mauro Vieira/Agência RBS

Just a 12 months after the disappointing 2001, Timao returned to the final towards the underdog: Brasilienze of coach Pericles Chamusca. Led by Carlos Alberto Parreira, Corinthians have been a machine that 12 months and delivered the title by beating the Federal District facet 2-1 at house, with two objectives from David. On the return leg, at Boca do Jacare, a 1-1 draw assured the cup. David was as soon as once more Timao’s marker.

David was the high scorer in the 2002 Copa Brasil enjoying for Corinthians — Photo: Reproduction / Globo Minas

In the 12 months of Corinthians’ reconstruction, when Timão performed and received the Brasileirão Serie B, coach Mano Menezes’ workforce narrowly missed out on successful the Brazilian Cup. In Sao Paulo, Timao beat coach Nelsinho Baptista’s Sport 3-1, with objectives from Dentinho, Herrera and Acosta, however Enilton’s stoppage-time aim proved decisive. That’s as a result of on Ilha do Retiro Sport went 2-0 and received the title and place in the subsequent 12 months’s Libertadores.

Sport have been Copa do Brasil champions in 2008 — Photo: Arquivo Globo Esporte

It wasn’t till the following 12 months, when the Ronaldo Phenomenon was in cost of Mano’s facet’s assault, that the three got here. Against Internacional de Tite, Timao made it 2-0 at Pacaembu with objectives from Ronaldo and Jorge Enrique. Then, in Beira-Rio, Timao opened 2-0 with objectives from Jorge Enrique and Andre Santos, received the tie 2-2 in the second section, however secured the cup even enjoying away from house.

Corinthians 2009 Copa do Brasil champions — Photo: Daniel Augusto Jr/Ag. Corinthians

The final Corinthians final was fairly painful for the followers. In a nasty 12 months in the Brasileirão, Timão superior to the decider with coach Jair Ventura, however misplaced each matches in the final: 1-0 in the Mineirão and 2-1 in the Neo Química Arena. The second leg, by the way, ended marred by a VAR disallowance of Pedrinho’s aim, which to today no Corinthians can swallow.

Douglas, Leo Santos and Fagner, from Corinthians, in 2018 — Photo: Flavio Florido

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