If they won the classic, Tricolor could still dream of the Brazilian Championship cup
In a delayed game of the 34th round of the Brazilian championship, The São Paulo received the Palm Trees at Morumbi and and drew 1-1, goals from Luciano and Ron. The result eliminated the chances of Tricolor Paulista to fight for the Brasileirão title. In third, with 63 points, the team still had chances if they won this Friday, the 19th. The result, however, leaves Palmeiras in 6th tied with Fluminense in points (50). On the field, the first half was very stopped, the most controversial move was Bruno Alves over Luiz Adriano inside the area. The alviverdes players complained about a penalty, but the referee did not score anything.
The second half had almost the same plot as the first, with many wrong passes and few clear chances of goal, on 27 minutes WHERE pointed hand touch of Mike inside the area and a penalty was scored for the hosts. Luciano went to the collection and opened the scoreboard. At 37, Ron came face to face with Thiago Volppi and was unable to tie the game, but the move was subsequently invalidated due to the attacker’s impediment. In extra time, Ron deflected the ball during a free-kick and tied the game. In the next round, São Paulo will face the Botafogo, in Rio de Janeiro, on Monday, 22, at 8:00 pm (Brasília time). Palmeiras receives the Atlético-GO, at Allianz Parque, on the same day, at 6 pm.