Sao Paulo to face Corinthians Wednesday

Sao Paulo, July 3 (IANS) Brazilian football teams Sao Paulo (current champion of Copa Sudamericana) and Corinthians (current champions of Copa Libertadores) will clash Wednesday in the first leg match of 2012 Recopa Sudamericana.

The Sao Paulo derby will be without Paulinho, Corinthians midfielder and one of the outstanding players of the recently concluded Confederations Cup, who will be replaced by Guilherme, reports Xinhua.

The first match will be played Wednesday in Morubi Stadium while the second July 17 in Pacaembu Stadium, Corinthians' venue.

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