Serie A: Internacional and Corinthians draw 2-2 on Saturday

PORTO ALEGRE. Internacional manages to recover against Corinthians with a goal on the R. Gustavo 30' and a goal on the Jo 64'.

Internacional-vs-Corinthians-2-2-Serie-A

PORTO ALEGRE. Internacional manages to recover against Corinthians with a goal on the R. Gustavo 30′ and a goal on the Jo 64′.

The match was played at the Estádio José Pinheiro Borda stadium in Porto Alegre on Saturday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Braulio da Silva Machado who had the assistance of Alex dos Santos and Thiago Americano Labes. The 4th official was Lucas Guimarães Rechatiko Horn. The weather was mist. The temperature was pleasant around 16.7 degrees Celsius or 62.08 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 96%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Internacional was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Corinthians that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.

Corinthians was more aggressive with 39 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 9 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Corinthians to win the contest​.

Internacional shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Corinthians shot 15 times, 9 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Internacional received 2 yellow cards (Rodrigo Dourado and Daniel). On the opposite side, Corinthians received 2 yellow cards (Maycon and Jo).

Match Events

  • 24'
    24'

    Maycon

  • 25'
    25'

    Alan Patrick

  • 30'
    30'

    Raul Gustavo

  • 45'
    45'

    M. Wanderson

  • 45'
    45'

    Rodrigo Dourado

  • 45'
    45'

    Daniel

  • 46'
    46'

    Jo

    Roger Guedes

  • 64'
    64'

    Jo

  • 65'
    65'

    Pedro Henrique

    Alan Patrick

  • 65'
    65'

    Jo

  • 80'
    80'

    Alexandre Alemao

    M. Wanderson

  • 80'
    80'

    Mauricio

    David

  • 82'
    82'

    Joao Victor

    Willian

  • 82'
    82'

    Cantillo

    Renato Augusto

  • 82'
    82'

    Mosquito

    Rafael Ramos

  • 89'
    89'

    Moises

    Vitao

  • 90'
    90'

    Giuliano

    Maycon

Next match

In the upcoming Serie A match, Internacional will play away with Cuiabá on the 22nd of May with a 1-1 head to head record.

Corinthians will host São Paulo on the 22nd of May with a 11-10 head to head record in favor of Corinthians (11 draws).

Internacional: Formation and Lineups

Internacional started with a 4-4-1-1 line-up (4-4-1-1).

The manager Luiz Antônio Venker de Menezes chose to play with the following team: Daniel (7.2), Fabricio Bustos (6.3), Vitão (6.6), Gabriel Mercado (6.2), Renê (6.2), Edenilson (7.1), Rodrigo Dourado (6.6), Carlos De Pena (6.8), Wanderson (7.6), Alan Patrick (7.1) and David (6.3).

Substitutes

Internacional made 4 changes: Alan Patrick for Pedro Henrique (65′), M. Wanderson for Alexandre Alemao (80′), David for Mauricio (80′) and Vitao for Moises (89′).

Top player: Wanderson

The player who no doubt impressed Internacional the most was Wanderson.

His rating is (7.6) with 1 goal, 16 passes (75% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 1 duel out of 3. He performed 3 crosses.

Corinthians: Formation and Lineups

Corinthians started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).

On the other side, Vítor Manuel de Oliveira Lopes Pereira played with: Cássio (6.5), Rafael Ramos (7.0), Gil (6.5), Raul Gustavo (7.5), Bruno Melo (6.6), Du Queiroz (7.3), Maycon (6.2), Gustavo Mantuan (7.0), Renato Augusto (7.2), Róger Guedes (6.4) and Willian (7.4).

Substitutes

Corinthians made 5 changes: Roger Guedes for Jo (46′), Willian for Joao Victor (82′), Renato Augusto for Cantillo (82′), Rafael Ramos for Mosquito (82′) and Maycon for Giuliano (90′).

Top player: Raul Gustavo

Probably the most impressive player in Corinthians was Raul Gustavo.

His rating is (7.5) with 1 goal, 43 passes (93% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 5.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A

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