On November 19th, Benfica/Coimbra will hold, at Arena Santa Cruz, in the Riacho das Pedras neighborhood (r. Rio Comprido, 1226), in Riacho, the second selection of athletes born between 2007 and 2010, giving opportunities to young people de Contagem dream of becoming professional athletes in the future. The “sieve”, as it is known, is carried out through the Associação Centro de Formação Esportiva e Cultural Coimbra. Places are limited to 120 outfield players and twelve goalkeepers per shift.
The test will take place in the morning, at 9am. Registration will be online, this Thursday (9/11), at 5pm, ON THIS LINK, and places will be available until they are completely filled. There will also be 50 vacancies to be filled, in person, in the administration of Regional Riacho (r. Rio Solimões, 204 – Novo Riacho), on Friday (10/11), starting at 9 am. Registration will be done by filling out the form, available on site.
“Once again, in partnership with Coimbra, a club that we are very proud of and which is our partner, we actively participate in this tournament, which honors the residents of Contagem. The first, held at Ressaca, was a success. This time it will take place in the Riacho region, on a synthetic field and we hope, once again, that Contagem’s talent will be present”, highlighted the Secretary of Sports and Leisure, Ivayr Soalheiro.
Ivayr highlighted that “Coimbra is an excellent gateway, a team that has the support of the Municipality of Contagem, and that could be the first step in a successful career for a future football star”.
For the athlete to register online, simply access the publication, on the City Hall website, on 9/11. The link that will be activated from 5pm.
On the day of the test, you must bring the documents required by Coimbra. “Congem City Hall will provide a link with registration and the athlete will fill it out using this form. On the day, the athlete will bring the requested documents, such as parental authorization, medical certificate and copies of CPF and identity”, said Coimbra’s talent scout, former player Careca, who has had impressive spells with big clubs and the Brazilian national team. . “The athlete, on the day of the test, will also need to wear black boots, shin guards, socks and shorts and a white or black shirt”, he added.
– “Second sifted”: 132 athletes will be able to register this Thursday (9/11), on the City Hall website