CUIABá. Athletico PR snatched a late win Cuiabá 1-0 after V. Roque scored just 1 goal (85′). Cuiabá lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%).
The match was played at the Arena Pantanal stadium in Cuiabá on Sunday and it started at 5:00 pm local time. The referee was Wagner do Nascimento Magalhaes with the assistance of Thiago Henrique Neto Correa Farinha and Luiz Claudio Regazzone. The 4th official was Jean Marcel Latorraca Ferreira. The weather was clear. The temperature was extremely hot around 30 degrees Celsius or 85.93 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 48%.
Cuiabá was in firm control of the ball 58% while Athletico PR was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Cuiabá was more aggressive with 60 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 1 were on target. Nevertheless, Athletico PR succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Cuiabá shot 9 times, 1 on target, 8 off target. On the opposite side, Athletico PR shot 20 times, 7 on target, 13 off target.
Cuiabá received 5 yellow cards (Alesson, Felipe Marques, C. Rivas, Daniel Guedes and Valdivia). On the other side, No yellow cards were issued to Athletico PR.
After this match, Cuiabá will stay with 8 points to stay in the 16th place. On the opposite side, Athletico PR will have 9 points like Flamengo and Goiás to stay in the 15th place.
Athletico PR will host Santos on the 4th of June with a 20-11 head to head statistic in favor of Santos (5 draws).
Cuiabá: Formation and Lineups
Cuiabá adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Luiz Fernando Iubel chose to play with the following team: Walter , Daniel Guedes , Marllon , Alan Empereur , Uendel , Cristhian Rivas , Pepê , Alesson , Valdívia , Felipe Marques and Jenison .
Cuiabá made 5 changes: C. Rivas for Camilo (46′), Felipe Marques for Rodriguinho (47′), Alesson for Andre Luis (46′), Jenison for Everton (70′) and Valdivia for Marquinhos (80′).
Best player: Walter
The player that probably impressed the most for Cuiabá was the goalkeeper: Walter. His rating is 7.82. He performed 7 saves.
Athletico PR: Formation and Lineups
Also Athletico PR adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
On the other side, Luiz Elena Felipe Scolari played with: Bento , Khellven , Pedro Henrique , Nicolás Hernández , Abner Vinícius , Matheus Fernandes , Erick , Pedro Rocha , David Terans , Tomás Cuello and Pablo .
Athletico PR made 3 changes: D. Terans for Leo Cittadini (63′), T. Cuello for Vitor Roque (63′) and Pedro Rocha for Romulo (87′).
Top player: Vitor Roque
The player who no doubt impressed Athletico PR the most was Vitor Roque.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 3 passes (33% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 4.
His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 63′.
Results of the day
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