Two goals Roger Gedes were enough for the Corinthians to defeat Palmeiras (2: 1), continue a series of games without defeat and deal a painful blow to the city rival before the rematch of the semifinals of the Copa Libertadores.
The host entered the match much more offensively and after several introductory threats in the 20th minute, found its way to the visitors’ net. Action on the left side directed Augusta, after selfless assistance Juliana, turned into a goal Gedes.
On the wings of the lead, Corinthians continued the offensive, and Gedes’ new goal in the 44th minute was annulled due to offside. The second ball in the net seemed to wake Palmeiras, who equalized after a corner in the referee’s compensation. The goal that brought Verdao back to life was scored Menino with a great shot from the edge of the penalty area sending the bounced ball into the net.
Great evening Vilijana and the constant pain he inflicted on his side could be crowned with a goal on several occasions, and the closest to the goal was the winger in the 56th minute, when Weverton managed to save the goal with the utmost effort. The goalkeeper of the guests demonstrated excellent reflexes even after the shot Mosquito in the 75th minute, however, in the 84th minute he was completely powerless. Gedes crowned a great breakthrough on the left flank with a bomb in the far corner to celebrate the host who recorded the eighth game without defeat, while Palmeiras suffered a painful blow before the rematch of the semifinals of the Copa Libertadores and a visit to Atletico Mineiro with which he played a duel of peaceful nets at Allianz Park.
BRAZIL 1 – 22 ROUND
Seara – Chapecoense 1: 0 (0: 0)
/ Jael 53p /
Corinthians – Palmeiras 2: 1 (1: 1)
/ Gedes 20, 84 – Menino 45 + 2 /
*** quotas are subject to change