Ceará 0-0 Paranaense: No goals at Estadio Castelao

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Sunday’s fixture between Ceará and Paranaense delivered a goalless draw at Estadio Castelao. With both teams drawing in their previous fixtures, they were keen to pick up points. Ceará arrived with the intention of increasing their league score after a 1-1 draw against Red Bull Bragantino. Paranaense are struggling for form following a draw in their last match. As things stand, Ceará are in 15th place, with 27 points from 24 matches, while Paranaense sit in 5th, with 39 points from 24.

Substitutions for Ceará included Jo, Messias, Vinicius Lima and Erick for Matheus Peixoto, Marcos Victor Ferreira da Silva, Jhon Vasquez and Richardson, repectively. Paranaense brought on Pablo Felipe, Leo Cittadini, Tomas Cuello and Bryan Garcia, to replace Vitor Roque, Vitor Bueno, Vitinho and Luis Orejuela.

The referee booked Nicolas Hernandez for Paranaense.

Ceará will play their next fixture away against Flamengo, while Paranaense will face Fluminense at home.

Technical card:
Ceará:Joao Ricardo, Nino Paraiba, Lucas Ribeiro, Marcos Victor Ferreira da Silva (Messias, min.66), Bruno Pacheco, Jhon Vasquez (Vinicius Lima, min.66), Richard, Richardson (Erick, min.80), Vinicius Goes, Stiven Mendoza and Matheus Peixoto (Jo, min.46)
Athletico Paranaense:Anderson Silva, Luis Orejuela (Bryan Garcia, min.90), Matheus Felipe, Nicolas Hernandez, Pedrinho, Romulo, Erick, Matheus Fernandes, Vitor Bueno (Leo Cittadini, min.64), Vitinho (Tomas Cuello, min.64) and Vitor Roque (Pablo Felipe, min.46)
Stadium:Estadio Castelao