Kenedy, Pedro and Andreas all scored in a 3-1 victory; William Matheus declined
At Maracanã, the Flamengo received the Youth and won 3-0 in the 26th round of the brazilian. The result keeps the team from Rio 11 points behind the leader Atlético-MG, who beat Santos this Wednesday, having two games in hand; while Juventude is in 15th position. The game was easy for Flamengo. At 12 minutes, Kenedy dribbled the defense and kicked across, opening the score and scoring his first goal with the red-black shirt. At 26, Pedro took advantage of Michael’s cross and pushed into the nets, widening the score. At 35, Andreas Pereira scored a great free kick hitting the angle of goalkeeper Douglas Friedrich. In the second half, Juventude decreased with William Matheus at 12 minutes and, from then on, the intensity of the game decreased a lot. The score was not changed and finished 3-1. In the next round of the national, Flamengo will play against Cuiabá and Juventude travel to face Grêmio.