RECIFE. Ponte Preta prevails over Náutico 1-0 after L. Naldi scored a penalty (72′).
The match was played at the Estádio Eládio de Barros Carvalho stadium in Recife on Friday and it started at 9:30 pm local time. The referee was Roger Goulart who was helped by Mauricio Coelho Silva Penna and Luiza Naujorks Reis. The 4th official was Deborah Cecilia Correia. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 27 degrees Celsius or 80.64 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 74%.
- 53 Ball Possession 47
- 6 Total 12
- 1 On Target 4
- 5 Off Target 8
- 0 Shots blocked 0
- 88 Attack 137
- 23 Dangerous attack 28
- 101 Ball safe 99
- 0 Penalties 1
- 7 Corners 4
- 2 Off Sides 1
- 21 Total 18
- 3 Yellow Cards 3
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 5 Substitutions 4
The ball possession was not so different. Náutico was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Ponte Preta that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Ponte Preta had a more offensive attitude with 28 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 4 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Ponte Preta won the contest.
Náutico shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target. Regarding the opposition, Ponte Preta shot 12 times, 4 on target, 8 off target.
Náutico received 3 yellow cards (Ralph, Thassio and Djavan). Talking about the opposition, Ponte Preta received 3 yellow cards (Igor Formiga, Mateus Silva and Leo Santos).
After playing this encounter, Náutico will stay with 30 points to sit in the 20th place. Regarding the opposition, Ponte Preta will have 49 points to remain in the 12th place.
Náutico – Formation
Náutico started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
The manager Luis Eduardo Cavalcanti decided to play with the following team: Bruno Lopes, Thassio , Anilson , João Paulo , Pedro Vitor , Ralph , Djavan , Jobson , Lucas Paraíba , Vitinho and Júlio Rodrigues .
The home team had on the bench: Gabriel Índio, Luís Felipe, Thomaz, Matheus Cocão, Amarildo , Souza , Richard Franco, Renan, Matheus Nascimento and Diego Ferreira.
Náutico could not rely on the presence of Thomaz Carvalho (injured).
Náutico made 5 changes: Ralph for Matheus Cocão (46′), Julio for Amarildo (46′), Lucas Paraiba for Souza (46′), Julio Vitor for Thomaz Carvalho (57′) and Jobson for Mateus Nascimento (86′).
Best player: Lucas Paraíba
The player that probably impressed the most for Náutico was Lucas Paraíba.
His rating iswith 17 passes (70% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 3. He performed 3 crosses.
Ponte Preta – Formation
Ponte Preta started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
Hélio César Pinto dos Anjos played with: Pedro, Igor Formiga , Mateus Silva , Léo Santos , Jean Carlos , Leo Naldi , Wallisson Luiz , Cássio Gabriel , Felipe Amaral , Fessin and Eliel .
They had on the bench: Vitinho, Luan, Thiago Lopes, Luiz Felipe, Bernardo , Guilherme Souza and Echaporã .
Ponte Preta made 4 changes: Cassinho for Vitinho (54′), Fessin for Echapora (76′), Eliel Chrystian for Bernardo (80′) and Mateus Silva for Guilherme Henrique (80′).
Best player: Leo Naldi
The most impressive player for Ponte Preta was Leo Naldi.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 31 passes (77% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 9.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Serie B.
- Sampaio Corrêa – Londrina – 2-1
- Criciúma – Tombense – 2-0
- Náutico – Ponte Preta – 0-1