A 3-1 victory makes Galo open 11 points of difference to Flamengo; Fish is one point away from the relegation zone
In Mineirão, the Atlético-MG received the Santos by the 26th round of the Brazilian championship and won, 3-1, in turn. The tournament leader goes to 56 points and opens 11 points of advantage for the Flamengo, second place, who beat Juventude on Wednesday night, 13. Santos are in 16th, a point above the relegation zone. The first half was all Atlético. The hosts created more, but there were few clear chances for a goal from both sides. The Minas Gerais team complained twice about a penalty, but the referee did not score. In the second half, at two minutes, Raniel spun at the entrance of the area and kicked in the corner of Éverson, opening the score. Needing the result, Atlético went up.
At 19, the referee scored a penalty for the miners with the help of WHERE. Nacho Fernandez placeholder image went to the collection and converted, tying the game. At 29, Nathan climbed higher than everyone on free kick and headed into the goal, turning the game around. At 33, the referee scored Velázquez’s penalty in Caleb. Nacho went for the kick, João Paulo defended, but on the rebound the shirt 26 made the third, finishing 3-1. In the next round, the leader faces Atlético-MG with the return of the players who defended their selections in the FIFA Data while the Fish does a tough duel against Sport