Judge Luis Flavio de Oliveira will break the derby between Palmeiras and Corinthians on Saturday (2), valid for the fifth round of the Paulista championship. His name was drawn to a draw on Thursday (31) in the football federation Paulista (FFP).
Luis Flavio already shouted the debut of Palmeiras in Paulista, 1-1 with Red Bull in Campinas. It will be the second time the umpire has won the championship.
In his career, Luiz Flavi has already played four classics between Palmeiras and Corinthians, with two wins for each side. The last of them took place in 2012, with a triumph of Corinthia 2 to 1 from the Brazilian championship.
Palmeiras arrives for a racing event packed three consecutive victories, while the Corinthians come from a 2-0 defeat to Red Bull. The ball was wheeled at 17:00 on Saturday at Allianz Park.