With a goal scored by Gabriel Pereira, Corinthians beats Fluminense by 1 x 0 at Neo Química Arena and Timão reaches 40 points
On this Wednesday night, the Corinthians beat Fluminense 1 x 0, at Neo Química Arena, in a match valid for the 26th round of the Brazilian championship. The team’s goal came in the second half, with Gabriel Pereira. The team still lost Willian at the start of the first half, with muscle pain.
With the three points earned tonight, Timão reaches 40 points in 26 matches played so far. Sylvinho’s team continues its quest to enter the G-4, and is aiming for a direct spot in the Copa Libertadores group stage.
Gabriel Pereira’s winning goal came in the second half, after Gustavo Mosquito reversed a ball to the player, who on the right submitted without a chance for the opposing goalkeeper Marcos Felipe.
According to Espião Estatístico, from Globoesporte.com, these are the numbers of Sylvinho in charge of Corinthians after the victory over Fluminense tonight: 28 games, with 10 wins, 11 draws and 7 losses. The utilization is 48.8%.
Corinthians’ next match in the Brazilian Championship is against São Paulo. The classic will be held at Morumbi. Timon’s rival is doing badly this season and changed coach this Monday.