What are Bahia’s midfield options? See who Ceni has in the cast

What are Bahia’s midfield options? See who Ceni has in the cast
What are Bahia’s midfield options? See who Ceni has in the cast

Source: Letícia Martins / EC Bahia

Coach Rogério Ceni was controversial about the substitutions made in Ba-Vi’s second half and did not hide his dissatisfaction, in a press conference, stating that he considers the midfield lacking options to make substitutions.

With the criticism made publicly by the Tricolor coach about the formation of the squad in this sector, what are the options for Bahia’s midfield at this moment? That’s what we’ll show you now!

In Bahia’s starting lineup for the classic, six players from the group of midfielders were selected, two of them in new roles this season – Rezendeas a left-back, and Thacianolike a ‘false 9’.

Jean Lucas, Caio Alexandre, Everton Ribeiro It is Cauly formed the midfield quartet, which Ceni stated did not have enough substitutes on the bench.

As options at Barradão, the coach had the steering wheels Yago It is Jotathis one still young and with little experience as a professional.

At the beginning of the season, Ceni also promoted the even younger players, Sydney It is Roger, to the main squad, at different times, but also stated that the two athletes are still developing. Both are expected to return to the under-20s as they recover from injuries.

Finally, Nico Acevedo completes the group of midfielders in the tricolor squad, still far from returning to the field due to knee surgery.

Trying to gain another option in the midfield creation sector, Ceni even tested Biel as Cauly’s replacement in one of the season’s games.

It is also worth mentioning that, against Jacuipense, right-back Cicinho came from the left and ended the match as part of the midfield trio, making two improvisations in a single game.

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The article is in Portuguese

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