Flamengo, which characterized Chile Mauricio Isla as a starter, declared Brazilian champion 2020 this Thursday, remaining the leader of the competition on the last date despite suffering 2-1 defeat against Sao Paulo in Morumbí.
The performance of the national team was given up to 74 minutes of play, when replaced by Mathiouzinio.
As the match progressed, the “Huaso” cast saw their choices at stake shortly before the break, when Luciano opened the scoring for the locals with a perfect free kick, at 45 + 5 ‘.
After the break, those led by Rogerio Ceni came to equalize Header Bruno Henrique (51 ‘)But only eight minutes later Pablo returned to offset the bill in favor of “Tricolor Paulista”.
“Fla”‘s attempts to reconcile with the result contained the applied approach of the homeowners, ending the match with defeat, which threw anxiety on the field.
– Felipe Schmidt (@schmidt_felipe) February 26, 2021
Is that after the end of the engagement in Sao Paulo lands, the “Mengao” I had to wait for Inter not to score against Corinthians, which happened just minutes later, in a game in which “Colorado” lost many opportunities to have the three points.
In this way, the Flamengo won the championship title in Brazil for the eighth time, in a campaign that was not without its complications. After a bad start to the season with the Spanish Domenec Torrent, he arrived Prices to take command. With the former goalkeeper, they were eliminated in the round of 16 of the Copa Libertadores, and only on the penultimate date of the league did they become leaders for the first time in the season, which they crown in the most dramatic way.
19 & 20! 🏆🏆
THIS IS OUR PLACE! AT THE TOP. ALWAYS!
– Flamengo (@Flamengo) February 26, 2021