Venezuelan midfielder Rómulo Otero received the third yellow card he suffered for Flamengo 5-1 at Neo Química Arena and is suspended to face Vasco at 9:30 pm on Wednesday (21) in São Januário.
Shirt eleven received the warning two minutes into the second stage, after a rear entry behind the wheel Thiago Maia.
One of the alternatives for coach Vagner Mancini is to promote the entry of Ederson or Luan. Another possibility is the placement of Ecuadorian midfielder Cazares, who has been a reserve in the last games.
Timão is 14th in the Brazilian Championship, with 18 points. The team can still lose two positions depending on the round complement.