Flu defeats Cruzeiro and takes over the Copa do Brasil

Strength and adrenaline have been components that weren’t lacking in the first sport between Fluminense and Cruzeiro, at present (23), for the spherical of 16 of the Copa do Brasil. In a sport that deserved a dismissal, a whole lot of VAR intervention and a disallowed objective, Tricolor das Laranjeiras used their offensive line to guide in a call to win 2-1, in Maracanã. The objectives have been scored by Manoel and Cano for Flu, with Lucas Oliveira coming from Raposa – all with headers.

The two groups will meet once more in Mineirão, July 12, at 21:00 (Brasília time). As a end result, Flu strikes ahead with fasting. If Cruzeiro wins by a objective distinction, a spot in the quarter-finals will likely be selected penalties.

However, earlier than the reunion, Fluminense will return to motion on Sunday (26), at 16:00 (Brasília time), in an everyday sport towards Botafogo, which will likely be used for the 14th spherical of Brazil’s Series A. Cruzeiro will host Sport, in Mineirão, on Tuesday (28), at 9:30 pm, for the fifteenth spherical of Série B.

varied methods

The sport received off to a quick begin with groups exhibiting totally different methods. Although Tricolor produced the highest high quality sculptures and was well-publicized, Cruzeiro made nice strides in his departure, however with little success. Cariocas’ ball possession was even larger, one thing that’s uncommon in Cruzeiro video games, which normally dominates the motion.

The goal has been rejected by a dispute in the stadiums

In the seventeenth minute of the first half, Cano scored, but it surely was not counted. The rejected objective made the Maracanã stands explode. As quickly as the determination was introduced on the large display, Cruzeiro followers celebrated and tried to push the crew. In response Fluminense elevated his voice, with the gamers on the discipline speaking to one another in order to not decelerate.

The legislation of the historical Maracanã

It was as much as defender Manoel to attain Maracanã’s first objective, 45 minutes into the first half. The sport began with a nook kick that Cruzeiro’s defenders pushed away. The ball landed on Ganso, on the proper, who raised it excessive for Manoel in the direction of the again of the objective. The intense celebration of this former heavenly defender drew a whole lot of consideration.

at risk! And the objective!

In damage time in the first half, in the 51st minute, with a penalty kick from midfielder, Zé Ivaldo noticed Fábio early and despatched for the objective. The goalkeeper stepped again and managed to the touch the ball, sending it out. In a nook kick, Filipe Machado despatched the first objective and Lucas Oliveira went over with out scoring.


Fernando Diniz’s crew created nice scoring alternatives, particularly in wingeries. Quartet created by Ganso, Luiz Henrique, Arias and Cano discovered an excellent place in the opposing line of defense. In the 2nd minute, Matheus Bidu dodged Flu’s first objective in a Cano shot by taking the ball over the line. Cruzeiro nonetheless completed the first spherical with one participant lacking. Geovane Jesus was expelled after forcibly getting into Nonato.

In the second interval, Fluminense adopted up. Cruzeiro, with one participant down, couldn’t advance on the offensive discipline. Meanwhile, Flu scored the second Cano, with 10, with a header, after a Arias cross. Tricolor adopted up, dominated the subsequent step even additional, but it surely was not sufficient so as to add a rating. At the age of 44, Edu performed an excellent function for Vitor Leque who, when he hit, took lots from Fábio and the ball went vast.

Influenza efficiency

Flu began with a well-scored crew and scored a whole lot of objectives. Examining the wings, Fernando Diniz’s males have been capable of finding area and create alternatives. On the different hand, they supplied alternatives in protection. With yet another, he returned from the break with a construction that supplied the biggest work in the discipline of offensive and sensible management.

Cruise efficiency

Cruzeiro was concerned with Fluminense all through the match and needed to defend himself to attempt to cease the opponent. Paul Pezzolano’s crew had issues with elements that didn’t work properly, comparable to Geovane Jesus, Fernando Canesim and Rodolfo. The latter was a guess from the coach to the offensive line, but it surely didn’t bear fruit.

Who did properly: German Cano

The Argentine performed properly and scored Fluminense’s second objective, which left the crew with a bonus in the classification wrestle. Even his objective was disallowed in the first half.

Who was worse: Geovane Jesus

Geovane on the proper was despatched off in the first half of the sport, after fouling Nonato, leaving Cruzeiro with one objective down, inflicting the Minas Gerais crew to alter techniques in a vital sport.

final dwelling

When he was offered to Betis, striker Luiz Henrique performed his final sport in Maracanã earlier than becoming a member of the Spanish membership. On Sunday, Laranjeiras will face Botafogo at Nilton Santos Stadium.

“Fight” for goalkeepers

Before the ball rolled, the Fluminense crowd cheered the gamers on. And the singing started with a loud and loud voice in honor of Fábio, who responded with applause. Cruzeiro’s crowd quickly shouted at Rafael, the present proprietor of the air scoring.

Idol of Cruzeiro, Fábio left the membership earlier in the yr, after failing to succeed in an settlement with the board, already beneath Ronaldo’s management in the SAF mildew. Free from the market, he agreed with the Laranjeiras membership.


Copa do Brasil Round 16 (first leg)
Date and time: June 23, 2022 (Thursday), 19:00 (Brasília hours)
Location: Maracana, Rio de Janeiro (RJ)
Judge: André Luiz de Freitas Castro (GO)
Assistants: Bruno Raphael Pires (Fifa / GO) and Fabricio Vilarinho da Silva (Fifa / GO)
VAR: Daniel Nobre Bins (RS)
Yellow playing cards: John Arias and André (Fluminense); Zé Ivaldo, Edu, Pedrão and Willian Oliveira (Cruzeiro).
Red card: Geovane Jesus (Cruise)
objectives: Manoel, for 45 minutes of the first half with Cano, for 10 minutes of the second interval (Fluminense); Lucas Oliveira, 51 minutes first half (Cruzeiro)

FLUMINENSE: Fábio, Samuel Xavier (John Kenedy), Manoel, Nino and Caio Paulista; André, Nonato (Matheus Martins) and Ganso (Martinelli); Luiz Henrique, Arias and Cano (Pineida). Technician: Fernando Diniz

CRUISE: Rafael Cabral; Zé Ivaldo (Pedrão), Lucas Oliveira and Eduardo Borck; Geovanne Jesus, Willian Oliveira, Filipe Machado (Adriano), Fernando Canesim (Rafael Santos) and Matheus Bidu (Vitor Leque); Rodolfo (Romulo) and Edu. Technician: Paulo Pezzolano

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