Copa do Nordeste 2024 starts this Saturday; see participants and games from the first round | northeast cup

Copa do Nordeste 2024 starts this Saturday; see participants and games from the first round | northeast cup
Copa do Nordeste 2024 starts this Saturday; see participants and games from the first round | northeast cup
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The 2024 Northeast Cup will start this weekend. The tournament brings together eight clashes this Saturday and Sunday in the first round. In total, 16 teams will compete for the title, which in addition to the trophy and millions in the bank account, also guarantees a place in the third phase of the 2025 Copa do Brasil; See tournament details below.

1 of 3 Ball of the 2024 Northeast Cup — Photo: Josiel Martins
Ball for the 2024 Northeast Cup — Photo: Josiel Martins

Check out the first round clashes

  • 02/03 – Náutico x Botafogo-PB– at 4pm, at the Aflitos stadium, in Recife;
  • 02/03 – Fortaleza x América-RN – at 4pm, at the Castelão stadium, in Fortaleza;
  • 02/03 – Itabaiana x CRB – at 7pm, at Arena Batistão, in Aracaju;
  • 02/03 – Treze x River-PI – at 7pm, at the Amigão stadium, in Campina Grande;
  • 04/02 – Altos x Vitória – at 4pm, at the Lindolfo Monteiro stadium, in Teresina;
  • 04/02 –Bahia x Sport – at 4pm, at Arena Fonte Nova, in Salvador;
  • 04/02 – Juazeirense x Ceará – at 7pm, at the Adauto Moraes stadium, in Juazeiro;
  • 04/02 – ABC x Maranhão – at 7pm, at the Frasqueirão stadium, in Natal.

The 16 participating clubs are divided into two groups with eight teams each. In the first phase, teams from one group face teams from the other and, at the end of the eight rounds, the four best placed in each group advance to the quarterfinals.

2 of 3 Altos x ASA, pre-Copa do Nordeste 2024 — Photo: Weslley Douglas
Altos x ASA, pre-Copa do Nordeste 2024 — Photo: Weslley Douglas

In the next phase, the leader of one group faces the fourth placed team from the other; the second placed player faces the third, and so on. The quarter-finals will be played in a single game, at the home of the team with the best campaign. The same formula will be followed for the semifinals. Only the final will be played in round-trip games, scheduled for the beginning of June.

3 of 3 Ceará was champion of the 2023 Copa do Nordeste and enters directly into the third phase of this year’s Copa do Brasil — Photo: Rafael Vieira/AGIF
Ceará was champion of the 2023 Copa do Nordeste and enters directly into the third phase of this year’s Copa do Brasil — Photo: Rafael Vieira/AGIF

In addition to the title and taking home the champion’s trophy, the winning team of the Copa do Nordeste will also receive the right to enter directly into the third phase of the 2025 Copa do Brasil.

The article is in Portuguese

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