BELO HORIZONTE. América Mineiro prevailed over Cuiabá to win 2-1. It was América Mineiro to strike first with a goal of Ale at the 24′. Then it was a goal in the 42′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Felipe Azevedo gave the win to América Mineiro in the 53′ minute with a goal.
The match was played at the Estádio Raimundo Sampaio stadium in Belo Horizonte on Saturday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Raphael Claus who was helped by Danilo Ricardo Simon Manis and Rodrigo Figueiredo Henrique Correa. The 4th official was Marco Aurelio Augusto Fazekas Pereira. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 19.8 degrees Celsius or 67.55 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 67%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. América Mineiro was in possession of the ball for 52% of the time vs. Cuiabá that controlled the ball for 48% of the time.
América Mineiro was more aggressive with 75 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 6 were on target. Which is one of the reasons América Mineiro won the contest.
América Mineiro shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target. On the other side, Cuiabá shot 5 times, 2 on target, 3 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to América Mineiro. On the other side, Cuiabá received 1 yellow card (Andre Luis).
After this match, América Mineiro will have 11 points like Santos, Fluminense and Internacional to stay in the 10th place. On the opposite side, Cuiabá will stay with 8 points to move up in the 17th place.
Cuiabá will host Corinthians on the 8th of June with a 2-0 head to head stats in favor of Corinthians (0 draws).
América Mineiro: Formation and Lineups
América Mineiro started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
América Mineiro made 4 changes: Gustavo for Everaldo (46′), Aloisio for W. Paulista (67′), Marlon for D. Avelar (90′) and Patric for R. Caceres (90′).
Top player: Patric
The player who no doubt impressed América Mineiro the most was Patric even if he didn’t score any goal.
His rating iswith 56 passes (80% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 13. He performed 5 crosses.
Cuiabá: Formation and Lineups
Cuiabá started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Cuiabá made 5 changes: Pepe for Rodriguinho (59′), Valdivia for Felipe Marques (60′), Camilo for Andre Luis (74′), Rafael Gava for Jonathan Cafu (80′) and Andre for Jenison (80′).
Top player: Uendel
The player who no doubt impressed Cuiabá the most was Uendel.
His rating iswith 38 passes (60% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 12 duels out of 13. He performed 2 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Serie A