Primera Division: Fénix beats Cerrito 2-0 on Thursday

MONTEVIDEO. Fénix prevails over Cerrito with a 2-0 win with a goal from R. Cabrera (20') and a goal from I. Pereira (29').


MONTEVIDEO. Fénix tops Cerrito with a 2-0 win with a goal from R. Cabrera (20′) and a goal from I. Pereira (29′).

The match was played at the Parque Palermo stadium in Montevideo on Thursday and it started at 12:30 pm local time. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 16.4 degrees Celsius or 61.54 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 61%.​

Match Statistics

Fénix was in firm control of the ball 55% while Cerrito was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Fénix was more aggressive with 88 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 4 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Fénix won the match.​

Cerrito shot 4 times, 0 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, Fénix shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target.


Cerrito received 1 yellow card (W. Klingender). On the opposite side, Fénix received 2 yellow cards (G. Triunfo and A. Amado).

After this encounter, Cerrito will stay with 8 points to stay in the 16th place. On the opposite side, Fénix will have 23 points to stay in the 7th place.

Match Events

  • 20'

    R. Cabrera

  • 29'

    I. Pereira

  • 45'

    W. Klingender

  • 46'

    F. N. Martinez Brazeiro

    A. Vila

  • 46'

    O. Falconis

    E. Da Silva

  • 46'

    F. Vega

    J. Perujo

  • 62'

    C. Pimienta

    M. Velazquez

  • 66'

    M. Nichele

    B. Scorza

  • 66'

    A. Sosa

    F. Scarone

  • 77'

    R. Amaral

    D. Vega

  • 79'

    G. Triunfo

  • 85'

    A. Amado

    I. Pereira

  • 84'

    E. Carlos

    G. Triunfo

  • 87'

    A. Amado

Next match

In the upcoming Primera Division match, Cerrito will play away against Peñarol on the 18th of September with a 7-0 head to head stats in favor of Peñarol (4 draws).

Fénix will host Defensor Sporting on the 20th of September with a 16-9 head to head record in favor of Defensor Sporting (3 draws).

Cerrito: Formation and Lineups

Cerrito started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

The manager Roland William Marcenaro Nieves chose to play with the following team: Nicolás Gentilio, Julián Perujo, Matias Soto, Matias Velazquez, Alejandro Villoldo, Adrián Vila, Flavio Scarone, Fabio Sastre, William Klingender, Esteban Da Silva and Brandon Barrera.


Cerrito made 5 changes: A. Vila for F. N. Martinez Brazeiro (46′), E. Da Silva for O. Falconis (46′), J. Perujo for F. Vega (46′), M. Velazquez for C. Pimienta (62′) and F. Scarone for A. Sosa (66′).

Fénix: Formation and Lineups

Fénix started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

On the opposite side, José Ignacio Pallas Martínez played with: Agustín Requena, Juan Álvez, Andrés Barboza, Rodrigo Cabrera, Germán Triunfo, Roberto Fernández, Ignacio Sosa, Agustín Alfaro, Ignacio Pereira, Bruno Scorza and Gonzalo Vega.


Fénix made 4 changes: B. Scorza for M. Nichele (66′), D. Vega for R. Amaral (77′), I. Pereira for A. Amado (85′) and G. Triunfo for E. Carlos (84′).

Results of the day

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