Botafogo-SP defeated Criciúma 3-1 on Monday night (12), at the Santa Cruz stadium, in Ribeirão Preto, for the 7th round of group B of the C Series. had not lost in the tournament.
VICTORY OF THE TRICOLOR IN SANTO!
Botafogo beat Criciúma by 3-1, this Monday (12), at Santão, for the seventh round of the Series C of the Brazilian Championship. Tricolor’s goals were scored by Neto Pessôa, Rodrigo and Rafael Tavares! pic.twitter.com/vmC1hbeDOT
— Botafogo Futebol S/A (from ) (@botafogofsa) July 13, 2021
Currently, the team from Santa Catarina is the runner-up in the bracket with 14 points, two less than Ypiranga-RS. Botafogo São Paulo, on the other hand, touched the classification zone. Tricolor reached 12 points, one less than Ituano, 4th.
The scoreboard was opened with decisive participation from the center forward Walter, who received the ball on the back of the marker and fixed it for Neto Pessoa, who kicked it to swing the net in the 16th minute. At 33, Rodrigo Ferreira hits a beautiful free kick and widens for the home team. Three minutes later, it was the turn of Felipe Matheus, in a free kick, to reduce the score to Tigre from Santa Catarina. The result was only defined in the last move of the match. At 47 minutes of the final stage, in a quick counterattack, Bruno Santos crossed from the left and Rafael Tavares defined Tricolor’s victory.
End of match at Santa Cruz Stadium.
Botafogo(SP) 3×1 @CriciumaEC
— Criciúma EC (@CriciumaEC) July 13, 2021
The teams return to play next Saturday (17), when Criciúma visit Mirassol and Botafogo take on Figueirense.
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