Menezes, who has been out of work since parting ways with Palmeiras last December, will be tied to the Salvador-based side until December next year.
International table tennis activity has been suspended for several months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The visitors pressed frenetically for a goal and were rewarded in the 23rd minute when Dodi Lukebakio nodded home a corner kick from close range to halve the deficit.
The final clash between Qingdao and Ruichang will be held on Monday, each of which won once in their previous two meetings in the regular season. Enditem
The defeat means Fulham have now lost a record 11 consecutive London derbies in the top flight.
However, any concerns over a processional race were dispelled in a surreal opening few laps.
Apart from the capacity of hosting world class football events, the stadium is also equipped with professional E-sports facilities.
Ten minutes later, Spanish midfielder Nono curved the ball beautifully over the wall on a set-piece and Dobrivoj Rusov had to fish the ball out of his net for the second and final time.
Her last appearance in the WTA tournaments was in Doha in February, defeated by Elise Mertens in the first round.
Thiago Silva and Ben Chilwell should strengthen an at-times questionable back line, while Timo Werner and Kai Havertz are big money additions at the other end of the field and overall Lampard can be happy with his summer.
Kardec scored Chongqing's second goal in the 83rd minute, contributing an outstanding diving header after collecting mate's corner kick.