In a traditional duel from the Rio de Janeiro suburb that featured the broadcast of TV Brazil, Bangu defeated Madureira by 3-1 and rose to 13 points in Group 7 of Série D. The opponent, who entered the field with the same score, ended up surpassed by the criterion of goals scored. The highlight of the game was forward Rafael Carioca, with two goals for Alvirrubro.
ON FATHER’S DAY! THE FATHER OF FOOTBALL WIN! In the duel in the suburbs, it was Big Bang. 3 to 1 on Madureira. Goals by Rafael Carioca (2x) and Rochinha. BANGU IS IN THE G4 OF GROUP A07 of the series D of the Brazilian Nationals. You can celebrate, alvirrubro.
— Bangu Atlético Clube (@Banguoficial) August 8, 2021
The match was played at Estádio Laranjão, in Nova Iguaçu, at the request of the principal, Bangu, who claimed that the state of Moça Bonita’s lawn was not suitable for good football. But, even working in another municipality, the team felt at ease.
On minute 11, after a counterattack from the right, Rafael Carioca received it in the middle of the area and completed it to open the scoring for Bangu.
Two minutes later, Madureira reached the tie in an unfortunate move by Israel, who, in anticipating goalkeeper Paulo Henrique, ended up scoring against.
Bangu came back ahead on the scoreboard with Rochinha, on minute 18, taking advantage of Rafael Carioca’s kick rebound.
The big name of the match gave final numbers to the confrontation at the beginning of the second half. Rafael Carioca was fired, passed goalkeeper Lucão with a small sheet and was calm to advance and play for the back of the net.
Bangu hasn’t lost for five games (the last loss was to Madureira, in early July) and has 13 points, zero balance, and 11 goals scored, one more than Tricolor, who have the same points and goal balance. At the moment, they are respectively in the third and fourth positions in Group 7, reaching the classification for the next phase.
The next appointment of the Moça Bonita club is against Boavista, on Saturday (14). Madureira, on the other hand, receives Cianorte the following day.
Other Series D results:
Central 0x0 Sousa
Rio Branco-ES 0x3 Rio Branco of Venda Nova
Aimore 2×0 Caxias
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