Sport beat Cruzeiro and qualified for the quarterfinals of the Sao Paulo Cup
The Copa São Paulo de Futebol Júnior reached the spherical of 16 this Monday and Cruzeiro confronted Sport. At the Arena Fonte Luminosa, the North Easterners took the lead, gave the Miners no probability to equalize and received 2-1, with targets scored by Deyvson and Gean. Ruan Índio low cost for Raposa.
Sport stay unbeaten in the match and face Goiás in the quarter-finals, who beat Novorizontino 4-1 this Monday. In the group stage, the place they confronted Comercial, Inter de Limeira and Volta Redonda, the north-easterners achieved two wins and a draw which gave them the lead. In the third section, they beat Zumbi-AL 3 to 0. In the sequence, they eradicated Corinthians 2 to 1. With the rating, Leão da Ilha equaled their greatest marketing campaign in Copinha.
Cruzeiro bid farewell to the Sao Paulo Cup with 5 wins in six video games. In Group 10, the miners defeated Capivariano, Penapolense and Commercial-MS, guaranteeing the management. In the following phases, they beat Paraupebas 3 to 1 and Cuiabá 2 to 1. With the elimination, the efficiency on this version of the match turned out to be worse than final 12 months. In 2022, Raposa reached the quarter-finals after they misplaced to São Paulo 2-1.
The nice alternative to open the scoring got here in the 18th minute of the first section in favor of Cruzeiro. The miners tried a cross, the ball fell into the defender’s hand and the penalty was awarded. Captain Yosefer took the shot and hit the reverse nook of the keeper, however took an excessive amount of on aim and the end went large to the left of the aim.
Sports, for its half, didn’t waste the probability it had. In the thirty fifth minute, the Northeasterners acquired a foul when coming into the zone. Daveson took cost and hit with loads of class. The ball went over the crossbar and into the proper nook of Cruzeiro’s aim to open the scoring.
Just 7 minutes after the finish of the half, Sport elevated its lead. Gene acquired it on the left aspect of the space and went to the marker. The striker broke by means of and scored an amazing aim, with a shot into the proper nook. The quantity 7 shirt once more provided hazard on the twenty second when he raced in the direction of the backside line and crossed the line. After a deflection, the ball went previous everybody and left the proper publish.
Cruzeiro’s reply got here in the thirty fifth minute. Robert shot the ball from the proper and handed it to Denilson. The ahead crossed from the byline and Ruan Indio rose between the markers at the far publish to move into the internet. The Miners continued to press and got here near leveling in the forty fourth minute, however Denilsson’s shot went large of the defence. Despite the search for a aim, the match ended with Sport advancing.