América Mineiro lost to Sport 1-0 at the close of the 12th round of the Brazilian Championship this Monday night (19th), at Independência stadium, in Belo Horizonte. The goal was scored in the final stretch of the match by forward Paulinho Moccelin.
The move started in a quick counterattack, the forward from Pernambuco cleared the defenders and hit well to define the match. The result removed the Lion of the Island from the relegation zone. The team jumped to 16th place with 10 points. Coelho, a position below the rival of the night, entered the relegation zone with only 9 points.
In the next round, América Mineiro will have another direct confrontation at the bottom of the table. Will pick up Grêmio at Arena Tricolor on Saturday (24). On Sunday (25), Sport will receive Ceará on Ilha do Retiro.
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