O Náutico took no notice and defeated Operário by 5-0 on Friday night (2) at Estádio dos Aflitos, in Recife, for the 9th round of Serie B.
WAS IT BALLOON YOU WANTED? IT’S BALLOON YOU HAVE pic.twitter.com/8Z0a54Gk1j
— Nautical (@nauticope) July 2, 2021
The goals were scored by forward Marciel, forward Paiva (twice), midfielder Jean Carlos and forward Yago. The result kept the team from Pernambuco at the top of the tournament.
Now, Nautical has 21 points, while Operário has 12 and is in 6th place. The next challenges for the teams will be next weekend. Timbu travels to Goiânia to face Goiás at Serrinha stadium on Friday (9). Operário receives Brasil de Pelotas on Saturday (10).
Coritiba wins at home
Coritiba took advantage of the chance to play for Couto Pereira and beat Remo 2-1 on Friday night (2), also for the 9th round of Serie B. The result left the Paraná team in the vice-leadership with 19 points in eight games, one less than the Nautical leader. Remo opens the Z4 in 17th place, with seven points from eight games.
— Coritiba (@Coritiba) July 2, 2021
Coxa’s goals were scored by the center forward Léo Gamalho, while Pará scored with Erick Flores, after a cross by Igor Fernandes. Coritiba returns to play next Tuesday (6), against Cruzeiro in Belo Horizonte. On Thursday (8), Remo hosts Vila Nova.
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