In key 2 of the Brazil – Carioca Championship 2023 tournament, Flamengo got three points at home in the match they played against Vasco. The goals of the match for the locals were scored by Giorgian De Arrascaeta (25′ 1T), Pedro (41′ 1T) and Fabrício Bruno (27′ 2T). While the away goals were made by Gabriel Pec (10′ 1T) and Alex Teixeira (13′ 2T).
Giorgian De Arrascaeta was the figure of the match. The Flamengo midfielder was the author of 1 goal and finished off the goal 4 times.
Peter was also important. The Flamengo forward scored 1 goal and finished off the opposite goal 4 times.
With a dirty game, the game played between both teams stood out. There were a large number of cautions: Maurício Barbieri, Lucas Pitón, Matías Galarza, Pablo, Pedro, Lucas Figueiredo, Matheuzinho, Pedro Raúl, Matheus Gonçalves. Matheus Gonçalves were sent off for a double yellow card (49′, 2T) and Marinho for a direct red card (51′, 2T).
Flamengo’s technical director, Vítor de Oliveira Lopes Pereira, proposed a 3-5-2 strategy with Santos in goal; Fabrício Bruno, Pablo and Rodrigo Caio on the defensive line; Ayrton Lucas, Arturo Vidal, Thiago Maia, Matheuzinho and Giorgian De Arrascaeta in the middle; and Gabriel Barbosa and Pedro in the attack.
For their part, those led by Maurício Nogueira Barbieri stopped with a 4-3-3 scheme with Léo Jardim under the three sticks; José Luis Rodríguez, Manuel Capasso, Léo and Lucas Pitón in defense; Matías Galarza, Jair and Andrey Santos in midfield; and Gabriel Pec, Pedro Raúl and Alex Teixeira up front.
With this victory, Flamengo arrives confident for the rematch to qualify for the Estadual – Final. The second leg will be played next Sunday, March 19.
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