São Paulo overcomes Ceará 2-0 on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

FORTALEZA. São Paulo prevails over Ceará with a 2-0 win with a goal from J. Calleri (23') and a goal from N. Bustos (90').

São Paulo overcomes Ceará 2-0 on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

FORTALEZA. São Paulo defeats Ceará with a 2-0 win with a goal from J. Calleri (23′) and a goal from N. Bustos (90′). São Paulo was truly superior in terms of ball possession (61%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

Also, Ceará had 2 players sent off: Luiz Otavio (39′ for a red card) and Ze Roberto (85′ for a red card).

The match was played at the Estádio Governador Plácido Aderaldo Castelo stadium in Fortaleza on Sunday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Maguielson Lima Barbosa who had the assistance of Alessandro Álvaro Rocha de Matos and Leila Naiara Moreira da Cruz. The 4th official was Luis César De Oliveira Magalhães. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 27.1 degrees Celsius or 80.73 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 78%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 39 Ball Possession 61
Shots
  • 9 Total 21
  • 2 On Target 5
  • 7 Off Target 16
  • 1 Shots blocked 3
  • 99 Attack 108
  • 24 Dangerous attack 58
  • 75 Ball safe​ 85
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 4 Corners 10
Fouls
  • 15 Total 11
  • 5 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 2 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

São Paulo had a superior ball possession 61% while Ceará was struggling with a 39% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

São Paulo had a more offensive attitude with 58 dangerous attacks and 21 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why São Paulo won the encounter.​

Ceará shot 9 times, 2 on target, 7 off target. Talking about the opposition, São Paulo shot 21 times, 5 on target, 16 off target.

Cards

Ceará received 5 yellow cards (Joao Ricardo, Jo, Gabriel Lacerda, Nino Paraiba and Richard). On the other side, São Paulo received 2 yellow cards (Rodrigo Nestor and Luciano).

Match Timeline

23'
J. Calleri(goal)Patrick
29'
Rodrigo Nestor- Yellow
29'
Luciano- Yellow
Joao Ricardo- Yellow
37'
Luiz Otavio- Red
39'
Gabriel Lacerda- sub ->Richardson
42'
Jo- Yellow
45'
46'
N. Bustos- sub ->Luciano
46'
Igor Vinicius- sub ->Rafinha
46'
G. Galoppo- sub ->Rodrigo Nestor
Gabriel Lacerda- Yellow
60'
Ze Roberto- sub ->Jo
64'
Guilherme Castilho- sub ->Vina
64'
72'
M. Guilherme- sub ->Alisson
Nino Paraiba- Yellow
79'
Diego- sub ->Victor Luis
83'
J. Vasquez- sub ->Nino Paraiba
83'
83'
Igor Gomes- sub ->Patrick
Ze Roberto- Red
85'
Richard- Yellow
90'
90'
N. Bustos(goal)Igor Gomes

Standings

After playing this encounter, Ceará will stay with 31 points like Fortaleza to sit in the 15th place. On the other side, São Paulo will have 34 points like Botafogo, Santos and Bragantino to sit in the 13th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Serie A, Ceará will host Juventude on the 12th of November with a 3-2 head to head record in favor of Ceará (4 draws).

São Paulo will play away agasint Goiás on the 12th of November with a 14-10 head to head record in favor of São Paulo (3 draws).

Ceará – Formation

Ceará
G
J. Riedi 1.Brazil
7.5
37'
D
S. Clementino da 2.Brazil
6.6
83' 79'
D
6.1
39'
D
7.1
83'
D
M. Rodrigues da 3.Brazil
6.2
M
V. Goes Barbosa 29.Brazil
6.9
64'
M
R. Fernandes dos 7.Brazil
6.8
42'
M
R. Cândido Coelho 25.Brazil
7.0
90'
M
V. Moreira de 45.Brazil
6.5
M
J. Mendoza Valencia 10.Colombia
5.8
F
J. Alves de 77.Brazil
7.2
64' 45'
Substitutes
G
R. de 91.Brazil
D
M. Rocha 88.Brazil
D
Gabriel Lacerda 15.Brazil
6.8
42' 60'
D
M. Ferreira 44.Brazil
M
G. Castilho 40.Brazil
6.6
64'
M
D. Rigonato 37.Brazil
6.3
83'
M
G. da 21.Brazil
M
B. Ferreira 31.Brazil
M
F. Pereira 8.Brazil
F
E. de 11.Brazil
F
J. Assunção 22.Brazil
6.1
64' 85'
F
J. Vásquez 20.Colombia
6.3
83'

Ceará started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Luis Oscar González decided to play with the following team: João Ricardo (7.5), Nino Paraíba (6.6), Messias (6.2), Luiz Otávio (6.1), Victor Luis (7.1), Richard Coelho (7.0), Richardson (6.8), Lima (6.5), Vina (6.9), Stiven Mendoza (5.8) and Jô (7.2).

The home team had on the bench: Míchel Macedo, Gabriel Lacerda (6.8), Erick, Guilherme Castilho (6.6), Marcos Victor, Diego Rigonato (6.3), Zé Roberto (6.1), Geovane, Jhon Vásquez (6.3), Richard, Dentinho and Fernando Sobral.

Substitutions

Ceará made 5 changes: Richardson for Gabriel Lacerda (42′), Jo for Ze Roberto (64′), Vina for Guilherme Castilho (64′), Victor Luis for Diego (83′) and Nino Paraiba for J. Vasquez (83′).

Best player: João Ricardo​

The player that probably impressed the most for Ceará was the goalkeeper: João Ricardo. His rating is 7.45. He performed 5 saves.

São Paulo – Formation

São Paulo
G
6.9
D
M. Ferreira de 13.Brazil
7.1
46'
D
L. Pinheiro da 16.Brazil
7.0
D
D. Costa Barbosa 4.Brazil
6.9
D
Welington 34.Brazil
7.9
M
P. Bezerra do 88.Brazil
7.5
83'
M
R. Bertalia 25.Brazil
6.9
46' 29'
M
P. Gonçalves Maia 29.Brazil
7.5
M
A. de Freitas 7.Brazil
7.1
72'
F
L. da Rocha 11.Brazil
6.4
46' 29'
F
J. Calleri 9.Argentina
7.8
Goals23'
Substitutes
G
J. Chitolina 93.Brazil
D
I. de 2.Brazil
7.2
46'
D
L. Oliveira 32.Brazil
D
N. Ferraresi 44.Venezuela
D
R. da 6.Brazil
M
G. Galoppo 14.Argentina
7.3
46'
M
T. Toledo 37.Brazil
M
A. Colorado 20.Colombia
M
I. Silveira 26.Brazil
7.2
83'
F
M. de 95.Brazil
7.0
72'
F
N. Bustos 19.Argentina
7.1
46' Goals90'
F
Juan 31.Brazil

São Paulo started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

Rogério Mücke Ceni played with: Felipe Alves (6.9), Rafinha (7.1), Diego Costa (6.9), Léo (7.0), Welington (7.9), Alisson (7.1), Pablo Maia (7.5), Rodrigo Nestor (6.9), Patrick (7.5), Luciano (6.4) and Jonathan Calleri (7.8).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Igor Vinícius (7.2), Luizão, Giuliano Galoppo (7.3), Jandrei, Talles Costa, Marcos Guilherme (7.0), N. Ferraresi, A. Colorado, Reinaldo, Nahuel Bustos (7.1), Juan and Igor Gomes (7.2).

Substitutions

São Paulo made 5 changes: Rodrigo Nestor for G. Galoppo (46′), Luciano for N. Bustos (46′), Rafinha for Igor Vinicius (46′), Alisson for M. Guilherme (72′) and Patrick for Igor Gomes (83′).

Best player: Welington​

The player that probably impressed the most for São Paulo was Welington even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.9) with 56 passes (76% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 11 duels out of 16. He performed 6 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A.​