Palmeiras draws 1-1 with Atlético-MG and advances to the final of the Libertadores – Prime Time Zone


After Vargas opened the scoring, Gabriel Veron crossed for Dudu to tie and secure Palmeiras in the decision in Montevideo

Douglas Magno / EFEBoth goals of the match came in the second half, with Dudu tying for Palmeiras

In tense confrontation, O palm trees eliminated the Atlético-MG and advanced to the final of the liberators with a 1-1 tie in the mineirão, thanks to the criterion of the away goal (at Allianz Parque, it was 0-0). In the first half, the game was very similar to the first-half match, with Palmeiras betting on counterattacks, which this time came to lead to some danger for Everson’s goal. On the other hand, Weverton was also required in Atletico’s submissions arising from passing errors by Alviverdes. In the second half, the panorama was different and Vargas scored 1-0 for Atlético-MG right at the start when he took advantage of a cross as measured by Jair. Palmeiras reacted and drew – Gabriel Veron beat Nathan Silva and crossed low for Dudu to only push into the net. Atlético tried to pressure in the final minutes, but the Palmeira defense avoided more dangerous chances of the opponent and guaranteed that the team from Abel Ferreira plays the big decision at the Centenário stadium, in Montevideo, on November 27th.