Peñarol defeats Cerrito 3-1 with 2 goals from R. Bentancourt

MONTEVIDEO. Peñarol bested Cerrito 3-1 thanks to R. Bentancourt who scored in the 24th and 90th minute.

Peñarol defeats Cerrito 3-1 with 2 goals from R. Bentancourt

MONTEVIDEO. Peñarol beat Cerrito 3-1 thanks to R. Bentancourt who scored in the 24th and 90th minute. Peñarol was vastly better in terms of ball possession (62%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Estadio Campeón del Siglo stadium in Montevideo on Sunday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Santiago Motta with the collaboration of Richard Fabián Trinidad Díaz Méndez and Marcos Rosamen. The 4th official was Mathías De Armas. The weather was rainy. The temperature was pleasant at 17.5 degrees Celsius or 63.52 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 61%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 62 Ball Possession 38
Shots
  • 10 Total 8
  • 5 On Target 4
  • 5 Off Target 4
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 132 Attack 90
  • 67 Dangerous attack 39
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 2 Penalties 0
  • 3 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 4 Yellow Cards 7
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0

Ball possession

Peñarol was in firm control of the ball 62% while Cerrito was struggling with a 38% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Peñarol was more pushing with 67 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Peñarol won the match​.

Peñarol shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target. Talking about the opposition, Cerrito shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Peñarol received 4 yellow cards (R. Bentancourt, N. Rossi, E. Busquets and A. Alvarez Wallace). Regarding the opposition, Cerrito received 7 yellow cards (A. Sosa, C. Pimienta, M. Soto, F. Vega, F. N. Martinez Brazeiro, N. Gentilio and A. Villoldo).

Match Timeline

22'
A. Sosa- Yellow
R. Bentancourt(penalty)
24'
27'
F. Scarone(goal)
R. Bentancourt- Yellow
33'
N. Rossi- Yellow
45'
H. Rivero- sub ->N. Rossi
46'
B. Mansilla- sub ->R. A. Saravia Salvia
46'
51'
C. Pimienta- Yellow
E. Busquets- Yellow
57'
E. Busquets(goal)
58'
62'
M. Soto- Yellow
67'
B. Correa- sub ->F. Scarone
67'
E. Da Silva- sub ->O. Falconis
71'
F. Vega- Yellow
I. Laquintana- sub ->K. Dawson
73'
A. Alvarez Wallace- sub ->S. Cristoforo
73'
74'
A. Leites- sub ->A. Zamorano
74'
F. Sastre- sub ->W. Klingender
A. Alvarez Wallace- Yellow
78'
79'
A. Villoldo- sub ->C. Pimienta
80'
F. N. Martinez Brazeiro- Yellow
S. Homenchenko- sub ->B. Lozano
83'
89'
N. Gentilio- Yellow
R. Bentancourt(penalty)
90'
90'
A. Villoldo- Yellow

Standings

After playing this contest, Peñarol will have 26 points to remain in the 5th place. On the other side, Cerrito will stay with 8 points to sit in the 16th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Primera Division, Peñarol will host Torque on the 24th of September with a 4-3 head to head stats in favor of Peñarol (2 draws).

Cerrito will play away agasint Torque on the 1st of October with a 1-1 head to head statistic.

Peñarol – Formation

Peñarol
G
K. Dawson Blanco 12.Uruguay
73'
D
57' Goals58'
D
J. Menosse Acosta 3.Uruguay
D
Y. Rak Barragán 2.Uruguay
D
J. Ramos 22.Uruguay
M
73'
M
R. Saravia Salvia 6.Uruguay
46'
M
B. Lozano Aparicio 7.Uruguay
83'
F
A. Méndez Olivera 10.Uruguay
F
N. Rossi Marachlian 14.Armenia
46' 45'
F
33' Goals24', 90'
Substitutes
G
T. Cardozo 1.Uruguay
D
A. Da 4.Uruguay
D
M. Aguirregaray 13.Uruguay
M
D. Rodríguez 17.Uruguay
M
A. Álvarez 18.Uruguay
73' 78'
M
B. Mansilla 9.Uruguay
46'
M
I. Laquintana 25.Uruguay
73'
F
S. Núñez 21.Uruguay
F
H. Rivero 32.Argentina
46'
F
S. Homenchenko 8.Uruguay
83'

The manager Leonardo Alfredo Ramos Giró decided to play with the following team: Kevin Dawson, Ezequiel Busquets, Hernán Menosse, Yonatthan Rak, Juan Ramos, Sebastián Cristóforo, Rodrigo Saravia, Brian Lozano, Kevin Méndez, Nicolás Rossi and Rubén Bentancourt.

The home team had on the bench: Thiago Cardozo, Agustin Da Silveira Munoa, Matías Aguirregaray, Valentín Rodríguez, Agustín Álvarez, Brian Mansilla, Ignacio Laquintana, Sergio Núñez, Hernán Rivero and Santiago Homenchenko.

Substitutions

Peñarol made 5 changes: N. Rossi for H. Rivero (46′), R. A. Saravia Salvia for B. Mansilla (46′), K. Dawson for I. Laquintana (73′), S. Cristoforo for A. Alvarez Wallace (73′) and B. Lozano for S. Homenchenko (83′).

Cerrito – Formation

Cerrito
A. Zamorano Melgar 6.Uruguay
74'
G
89'
D
C. Pimienta Cotto 20.Uruguay
79' 51'
D
M. Soto de 4.Uruguay
62'
D
71'
M
80'
M
74'
M
A. Sosa Martínez 26.Uruguay
22'
F
O. Falconis Lima 18.Uruguay
67'
F
F. Scarone Bruno 17.Uruguay
67' Goals27'
Substitutes
F. Sastre 23.Uruguay
74'
M. Demarco 28.Uruguay
G
K. Larrea 29.Uruguay
D
J. Perujo 15.Uruguay
D
R. Canosa 19.Uruguay
D
M. Villoldo 16.Uruguay
79' 90'
M
E. Da 10.Uruguay
67'
F
J. Panzariello 32.Uruguay
F
A. Leites 30.Uruguay
74'
F
B. Correa 40.Uruguay
67'

Roland William Marcenaro Nieves played with: Nicolás Gentilio, Carlos Pimienta, Matias Velazquez, Matias Soto, Facundo Vega, Franco Martínez, William Klingender, Anthony Sosa, Owen Falconis, Flavio Scarone and Andrew Zamorano.

The following players were sitting on the bench: Kevin Larrea, Julián Perujo, Rodrigo Canosa, Alejandro Villoldo, Esteban Da Silva, Ignacio Panzariello, Adrián Leites, Martín Correa, Fabio Sastre and Mateo De Marco.

Substitutions

Cerrito made 5 changes: F. Scarone for B. Correa (67′), O. Falconis for E. Da Silva (67′), A. Zamorano for A. Leites (74′), W. Klingender for F. Sastre (74′) and C. Pimienta for A. Villoldo (79′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Primera Division.​