Playing at Mineirão stadium, Raposa wins 2-0 in the 13th round
By Agency Brazil | 06/16/2022 20:54
Cruzeiro defeated Ponte Preta 2-0 on Thursday afternoon (16) at Mineirão stadium, and extended its lead in the Campeonato Brasileiro Série B.
After the triumph at home, Raposa reached 31 points, six ahead of the runner-up Bahia, who lost 1-0 to Chapecoense last Tuesday (14th) in the opening of the 13th round of the competition. Macaca was in 18th position, within the Z4, with 12 points, after the setback.
Cruzeiro opened the scoring in the 43rd minute of the first half, when striker Edu received a long throw, dominated and hit the exit of goalkeeper Caíque França. Raposa made it 2-0 in the first minute of the final stage, with Bidu following a cross from Rafa Silva.