Gabriel Pereira scored the winning goal for the team alvinegro, who is sixth in the table with 40 points
On the night of this Wednesday, the 13th, the Corinthians received the Fluminense at Neo Química Arena and won 1-0, goal scored by Gabriel Pereira. The first half was very balanced. In the first minutes, Fluminense launched more on the attack and put Cassio to work. However, from the middle to the end of the 45 minutes, Corinthians was more offensive. The home team had an early casualty. At seven minutes, Willian felt muscle discomfort and needed to be replaced. The shirt 10 was returning to the team just after injury and left the field crying. The second half was tepid, but at 23 minutes, Gabriel Pereira appeared alone on the right and kicked cross, first, opening the score. After taking the goal, Fluminense even tried to stir up the match, but nothing changed and the game ended 1-0. The result leaves Corinthians in sixth place, with 38 points, and Tricolor das Laranjeiras in 9th, with 34 points . In the next round, alvinegro will play the derby against São Paulo, on Monday, while Fluminense travels to play against Athletico-PR, not Sunday.