Matías Viña and Matheus Vargas scored the goals in the Allianz Park
In the penultimate round of Brazilian championship, The Palm Trees received the Atlético-GO at Allianz Parque and was only tied at 1-1, goals from Vineyard e Matheus Vargas. The result leaves Verdão in 7th place in the league table, while the Goiás team remains in 13th position. The scoreboard was opened at 22 minutes after the defender from Palmeiras took advantage of a surplus in the middle, loaded the ball to the middle and kicked in the angle of goalkeeper Kozlinski. On the next move, Atlético-GO startled with a kick from Nicolas, but Weverton saved playing for a corner. At 43, the visitors closed again and Matheus Vargas kicked from outside the area, put it in the drawer and tied the game.
On the return of the break, Palmeiras started pressing with Patrick de Paula at five minutes. At 33, Weverton appeared again with a great save after Janderson’s powerful shot in the left corner. But after that, the hosts again put pressure on the opposing defense. Breno Lopes hit a ball on the post in the 36th minute, and Viña forced goalkeeper Kozlinski to stretch out a shot from outside the box, in the 40th.
In the last round of the Brasileirão, Palmeiras will face Atlético-MG, in Mineirão, and Atlético-GO will host Coritiba. All games take place on Thursday, 25, at 21.30 (Brasília time). After the end of the National Championship, Verdão still has two decisive games against Grêmio for the Copa do Brasil cup.