Serie A: Ceará and Flamengo draw 2-2 on Saturday

FORTALEZA. Ceará manages to recover against Flamengo with 2 goals from W. Arao from a goal on the 39' and a goal on the 8'.

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FORTALEZA. Ceará manages to recover against Flamengo with 2 goals from W. Arao from a goal on the 39′ and a goal on the 8′. Flamengo couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (59%)

The match was played at the Estádio Governador Plácido Aderaldo Castelo stadium in Fortaleza on Saturday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Luiz Flavio De Oliveira with the assistance of Alex Ang Ribeiro and Daniel Paulo Ziolli. The 4th official was Adriano Barros Carneiro. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot around 28.1 degrees Celsius or 82.53 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 78%.​

Match Statistics

Flamengo was in firm control of the ball 59% while Ceará was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Ceará was more aggressive with 32 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 4 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Ceará to win the match​.

Ceará shot 13 times, 4 on target, 9 off target. On the opposite side, Flamengo shot 7 times, 3 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Ceará received 5 yellow cards (G. da Silva, S. Mendoza, Erick, Lucas Ribeiro and Richardson). On the other side, Flamengo received 5 yellow cards (Pablo, Ayrton, Bruno Henrique, M. Paulo and Hugo Souza).

After this match, Ceará will have 3 points like Juventude and Atlético GO to stay in the 17th place. On the other side, Flamengo will have 5 points like Fluminense and Goiás to stay in the 14th place.

Match Events

  • 8'
    8'

    W. Arao

  • 11'
    11'

    Ze Roberto

    Vina

  • 26'
    26'

    S. Mendoza

  • 30'
    30'

    Pablo

  • 34'
    34'

    Ayrton

  • 37'
    37'

    G. da Silva

  • 39'
    39'

    W. Arao

  • 45'
    45'

    S. Mendoza

  • 45'
    45'

    Erick

  • 45'
    45'

    Bruno Henrique

  • 46'
    46'

    Matheuzinho

    Ayrton

  • 49'
    49'

    Lucas Ribeiro

  • 61'
    61'

    R. Caio

    David Luiz

  • 61'
    61'

    Richardson

    G. da Silva

  • 61'
    61'

    Iury

    Erick

  • 61'
    61'

    Victor Luis

    Lucas Ribeiro

  • 62'
    62'

    M. Paulo

    M. Isla

  • 69'
    69'

    M. Paulo

  • 69'
    69'

    Nino Paraiba

    Michel Macedo

  • 72'
    72'

    Lazaro

    Bruno Henrique

  • 75'
    75'

    Andreas Pereira

    Everton Ribeiro

  • 78'
    78'

    Hugo Souza

  • 84'
    84'

    Richardson

  • 90'
    90'

    Nino Paraiba

Next match

In the upcoming Serie A match, Ceará will play away against Santos on the 21st of May with a 7-2 head to head record in favor of Santos (5 draws).

Flamengo will host Goiás on the 21st of May with a 11-5 head to head in favor of Flamengo (8 draws).

Ceará: Formation and Lineups

Ceará adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Dorival Silvestre Júnior chose to play with the following team: João Ricardo (6.2), Michel Macedo (5.8), Marcos Victor (7.3), Gabriel Lacerda (6.8), Bruno Pacheco (6.1), Lima (7.1), Lucas Ribeiro (6.3), Erick (6.3), Geovane (6.5), Stiven Mendoza (6.7) and Vina (6.4).

Substitutes

Ceará made 5 changes: Vina for Ze Roberto (11′), G. da Silva for Richardson (61′), Erick for Iury (61′), Lucas Ribeiro for Victor Luis (61′) and Michel Macedo for Nino Paraiba (69′).

Top player: Marcos Victor

Probably the most impressive player in Ceará was Marcos Victor.

His rating is (7.3) with 29 passes (96% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 3.

Flamengo: Formation and Lineups

Also Flamengo adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

On the opposite side, Paulo Manuel Carvalho de Sousa played with: Hugo Souza (6.7), Mauricio Isla (6.9), Pablo (7.3), David Luiz (6.7), Ayrton Lucas (6.7), Willian Arão (9.1), João Gomes (6.3), Everton Ribeiro (7.2), Giorgian De Arrascaeta (8.4), Bruno Henrique (6.9) and Gabriel Barbosa (7.1).

Substitutes

Flamengo made 5 changes: Ayrton for Matheuzinho (46′), David Luiz for R. Caio (61′), M. Isla for M. Paulo (62′), Bruno Henrique for Lazaro (72′) and Everton Ribeiro for Andreas Pereira (75′).

Top player: Willian Arão

Probably the most impressive player in Flamengo was Willian Arão.

His rating is (9.1) with 2 goals, 53 passes (79% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 8. He performed 1 cross.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A

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