Atlético-MG and Santos face each other this Saturday, at 19:00 (Brasília time), at Mineirão. The game is valid for the 11th round of the Brazilian Championship. Despite some distance in the table, only three points separate the two teams.
The Rooster seeks to establish itself among the first and, depending on a series of favorable results, even aim for leadership. Peixe needs the victory to get closer to the top of the classification.
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Atlético comes from a 5-3 defeat to Fluminense, at Maracanã. The match ignited another alert in the season for performances below what the team can yield, especially in defense. Against Santos, Antônio Mohamed’s team hopes to recover the highest level of football and resume the path of victory. The team occupies the fourth position with 16 points.
Mineirão — Photo: Twitter/Mineirão
The Fish comes from a string of negative results. The last victory was the 1-0 over Unión La Calera, for the Sudamericana, on the 18th of May. Since then, the team has drawn four times and lost one. In the Brazilian Championship, he occupies the 10th place, with 13 points. The alert signal is on for upcoming games.
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Atlético-MG – Coach: Antônio Mohamed
For the game against Santos, the Turco will not have the presence of one of the starting defenders. Nathan Silva received the third yellow card against Fluminense, in the last round, and will be suspended this Saturday. On the other hand, the defense gains the reinforcement of Guilherme Arana, who was in the Brazilian team. Keno is expected to paint in the match, even if he leaves the bench, after recovering from an injury.
Probable lineup: Everson; Mariano (Guga), Réver, Junior Alonso and Guilherme Arana; Allan, Jair and Nacho; Ademir, Hulk and Eduardo Sasha
Who is out: Nathan Silva (suspended), Zaracho and Vargas (DM) and Godín (selection)
hanging: Allan, Nacho Fernández, Jair, Mariano and Antonio Mohamed
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Atletico-MG likely to face Santos — Photo: ge
Santos – Coach: Fabian Bustos
Peixe will have another important absence in the game against Atlético-MG. With a thigh injury, striker Léo Baptistão, who had been an absolute starter for Santos, is out of the match. On the other hand, Bustos will have the return of Jhojan Julio, who missed the team against Internacional, in Vila Belmiro. Who also reinforces Alvinegro, but still on the bench, is Ângelo, recovered from a thigh injury.
Probable starting lineup: João Paulo; Madson, Maicon, Eduardo Bauermann and Lucas Pires; Rodrigo Fernández, Vinícius Zanocelo and Sandry (Ricardo Goulart); Lucas Braga, Jhojan Julio and Bryan Angulo.
Possible lineup of Santos against Atlético-MG — Photo: ge
Who is out: Kaiky and Marcos Leonardo (U-20 team); and Léo Baptistão (injury).
hanging: Vinícius Zanocelo and Jhojan Julio.
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- Referee: Marcelo de Lima Henrique (CE)
- Assistant 1: Nailton Junior de Sousa Oliveira (CE)
- Assistant 2: Renan Aguiar da Costa (CE)
- Fourth referee: Murilo Francisco Misson Junior (MG)
- VAR: Rafael Traci (SC)
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