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Fortaleza, CE, 6 (AFI) – With the spot of the national elite in 2019, Fortaleza failed to predict the title of Brazilian championship series B drawing, 1: 1, with CSA on Tuesday night at Arena Castelao for 35th round. Frustrating for more than 47,000 fans.
The team led by Rogerio Ceni, the great idol of Sao Paulo, depends only on the tie in the next three games to win their first national title.
One point is missing
The result was left by Fortaleza with 65 points, followed by CSA with 58 points. Then, Goyas and Avai, who close the G4 access zone, appear. They are favorites to confirm access in the last three rounds.
Before the game, there were lots of games in the stadium, with fireworks and mosaics in the stands.
In this mood of the decision, the game started six minutes later. Contrary to what Rogerio Ceni imagines, the CSA practically gave up the attack. Coach Marcelo Cabo took the side Rafinha to improvise Matheus Lopes on the left to strengthen the defensive lock.
More than 47,000 fans went to Arena Castelao, but the title party was postponed
When the opponent withdrew, it was left to the Fortress to take the initiative to play. Despite its rich domination, the Steel Tricolor could not lead to infiltration with dangers. It looks like he's expecting a real chance. It appeared in 35 minutes. Defender Diego Jussani risks the long throw Dodo found inside the area. He leaned the ball in his chest, turned his body and struck diagonally. Beautiful goal.
Expectations were due to the position of the teams in the interval. The first danger from danger was the crew from Cear, and Marcinho on the right and headed for Marlon's shot. The ball came out strongly, but out.
CSA FORCED THE BAR
CSA came in and almost equalized in 11th minute, when Rubens was released quickly, defender Ligger broke through the ball and stayed with an attacker from Alagoan. He crossed Ligger and kicked the ball, the rejected ball in goalkeeper Marcelo Boeck and still on the jersey. The defense made it easy to return. This time the Fortress was lucky.
He is worried that he has separated his defense team, Ceni has been traded by Vezler Marlon for the striker Ederson. Then, in 15 minutes, Cabo strengthened the attack: he took the side of Matheus Lopes to the entrance of Net Berola, open to the right.
TAKE A FISH
CSA did not give up on the attack. After 23 minutes, the defense managed to break it shortly, but Hugo Cabral struck a volley on the right. After 29 minutes, Marcelo Boeck sent the corner kick right to Hugo Cabral who headed it sharply past the keeper.
The fortress felt concern for the title and seemed to be waiting for the final whistle. But CSA equalized in 36 minutes. After the corner kick, Hugo Cabral was struck and kicked into the net.
The game was open, although the two teams slowed down due to fatigue. Delayed party in Castelah.
GAMES ON SATURDAY
On Saturday, Fortaleza will meet Avai in Florianopolis at 17:30, in the second match between the teams within G4. CSA will receive Atletico-GO at 7:30 at King Pele Stadium.