Fagner, Jemerson, doing twice in the final stage, and Raul noted the goals of Alvinegro paulista, who now awaits the other matches of the quarterfinals of the State to meet his opponent in the next phase
O Corinthians made his favoritism count, won the Inter de Limeira 4 to 1 and advanced to the semifinals of the Paulista championship, on the afternoon of this Tuesday, the 11th, at Neo Química Arena, in Itaquera, on the east side of the city of São Paulo. Fagner, Jemerson, making twice in the final stage, and Raul noted the goals of Alvinegro paulista, who now awaits the other matches of the quarterfinals of the State to meet his opponent in the next stage. Thalisson Kelven, with a cart, was responsible for scoring for the country team. Tomorrow, Sunflower e Guarani face each other at Leão’s house. On Friday, the RB Bragantino receive the Palm Trees, while the Sao Paulo still a Railway, in Morumbi.
Once again with three defenders, Corinthians dominated the entire first half, using and abusing the wings. In the 9th minute, Fagner opened the scoring. The right-back, who was completing 400 matches with Timão’s shirt, took advantage of Piton’s cross and hit the ball to score. Suffocating the team from the interior, Alvinegro still had chances with Rómulo Otero, finishing from outside the area, and Luan, a midfielder who was very participative, but ended up wasting a clear opportunity by heading the ball over the crossbar. Inter de Limeira, in turn, proved to be limited, reaching Cássio’s goal only in free kicks, but without taking danger.
In the second stage, however, the team from the interior advanced their lines and started to bother Corinthians, as in finishing Deivid out. At the same time that those trying to tie, Inter conceded spaces. In one, Luan gave head assistance to Jemerson, who hit under the goalkeeper, in the 13th minute, to enlarge. Five minutes later, however, Rondinelly was left with a surplus in the area and crossed low for Thalisson Kelven, who stretched to place for the nets, reducing the damage. At the end of the game, while the home team began to react and tried to liquidate the match, Jemerson’s star shone again. After crossing Fagner’s corner, João Victor played with his head and left the defender in a good position to make the third Corinthians goal. In addition, Raul transformed the victory into a rout. The defender took advantage of Vital’s cross and, unmarked, tested for the nets.