SãO PAULO. Palmeiras defeats Bragantino with a 2-0 win with a goal from D. (30′) and a penalty scored by R. Veiga (90′).
The match was played at the Allianz Parque stadium in São Paulo on Saturday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. In front of 36,123 spectators. The referee was Flavio Rodrigues De Souza with the assistance of Marcelo Carvalho Van Gasse and Gustavo Rodrigues de Oliveira. The 4th official was Vinicius Gonçalves Dias Araujo. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 18.7 degrees Celsius or 65.68 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 88%.
There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. Palmeiras was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Bragantino that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Bragantino was more aggressive with 35 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 1 were on target. Still, Palmeiras was capable to find the solution to win this contest.
Palmeiras shot 13 times, 7 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Bragantino shot 11 times, 1 on target, 10 off target.
Palmeiras received 2 yellow cards (G. Gomez and Mayke). On the other side, Bragantino received 2 yellow cards (Natan and Nathan).
After this match, Palmeiras will have 9 points like Atlético Mineiro, Bragantino and América Mineiro to move up in the 5th place. On the other side, Bragantino will stay with 9 points like Palmeiras, Atlético Mineiro and América Mineiro to remain in the 6th place.
In the next match in the Serie A, Palmeiras will play away against Internacional on the 12th of November with a 14-13 head to head statistic in favor of Internacional (9 draws).
Bragantino will host Fluminense on the 12th of November with a 2-2 head to head statistic.
Palmeiras – Formation
Palmeiras adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Abel Fernando Moreira Ferreira decided to play with the following team: .
Palmeiras could not rely on the presence of G. Garcia (injured).
Palmeiras made 5 changes: Ze Rafael for E. Atuesta (70′), Dudu for Breno Lopes (70′), Rony for Rafael Navarro (73′), Mayke for G. Garcia (83′) and Jorge for Vanderlan (83′).
Bragantino – Formation
Also Bragantino adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Maurício Nogueira Barbieri played with: .
Bragantino made 5 changes: Jan Hurtado for Ytalo (46′), Hyoran for Artur (58′), Eric Ramires for Luan Candido (58′), Bruno Tubarao for Helinho (70′) and Guilherme Lopes for Nathan (70′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Serie A.