RIO DE JANEIRO. Atlético GO had a surprising win over Fluminense with a 2-0 win with a goal from Jefferson (35′) and a goal from W. Rato (45′).
The match was played at the Estadio Jornalista Mário Filho stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. In the presence of 27,859 spectators. The referee was Luiz Flavio De Oliveira with the assistance of Marcelo Carvalho Van Gasse and Daniel Paulo Ziolli. The 4th official was Alexandre Vargas Tavares de Jesus. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 18.3 degrees Celsius or 64.99 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 91%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Fluminense was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. Atlético GO that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.
Fluminense was more aggressive with 65 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 3 were on target. Still, Atlético GO was able to find the solution to win this match.
Fluminense shot 15 times, 3 on target, 12 off target. On the other side, Atlético GO shot 17 times, 8 on target, 9 off target.
Fluminense received 3 yellow cards (Samuel Xavier, Jhon Arias and Andre). On the opposite side, Atlético GO received 2 yellow cards (Hayner and Baralhas).
(Fluminense) was sent out after receiving a red card in the (22′).
After this match, Fluminense will stay with 14 points like Coritiba, América Mineiro and São Paulo to move up in the 8th place. On the other side, Atlético GO will have 10 points like Juventude to stay in the 18th place.
Atlético GO will play away against Palmeiras on the 15th of June with a 9-5 head to head stats in favor of Palmeiras (2 draws).
Fluminense: Formation and Lineups
Fluminense adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Fernando Diniz Silva chose to play with the following team: Fábio , Samuel Xavier , Manoel , David Braz , Cris Silva , Wellington , André , Luiz Henrique , Jhon Arias , Willian and Germán Cano .
Fluminense made 5 changes: Willian for Felipe Melo (31′), Cristiano for Nathan (46′), Wellington for Caio Paulista (46′), Manoel for A. Jesus (79′) and G. Cano for J. Kennedy (80′).
Top player: Caio Paulista
The player who no doubt impressed Fluminense the most was Caio Paulista.
His rating iswith 19 passes (94% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 5. He performed 2 crosses.
His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 46′.
Atlético GO: Formation and Lineups
Also Atlético GO adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Atlético GO made 5 changes: Baralhas for Shaylon (46′), Luiz Fernando for Leo Pereira (62′), D. Churin for Airton (63′), Hayner for Edson Fernando (75′) and Jorginho for Rickson (82′).
Top player: Edson
Probably the most impressive player in Atlético GO was Edson even if he didn’t score any goal.
His rating iswith 55 passes (85% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 4.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Serie A