Cuiaba 1 – Corinthians 0: Visitors leave Arena Pantanal with nothing

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On Wednesday, Corinthians suffer an away defeat to Cuiaba at Arena Pantanal. Cuiaba wanted to improve their league standing after a 1-1 draw against Red Bull Bragantino. Corinthians had been hopeful of extending their winning run, after a 2-0 victory against Juventude. At the moment, Cuiaba are in 18th place in the table and have 12 points while Corinthians sit in 2nd with 21 points after 10 matches.

Cuiaba started the match well, when Uendel gave Cuiaba the lead at the 36 minute mark. The score at half time was 1-0. Both teams unable to deliver anything further, the score remained at 1-0 at full time.

Substitutions for Cuiaba included Alesson, Jenison, Marcao Silva, Valdivia and Paulao for Andre Luis, Andre, Rafael Gava, Felipe Marques and Pepe, repectively. Corinthians replaced Lucas Piton Crivellaro, Renato Augusto, Junior Moraes, Giuliano and Wesley Gassova Ribeiro Teixeira with Bruno Melo, Adson, Robson Bambu, Du Queiroz and Gustavo Da Silva.

The referee booked four players. Joao Carlos from Cuiaba, who saw yellow cards and Valdivia, sent off with a red, as well as for Corinthians Raul Gustavo and Du Queiroz received yellows.

Corinthians and Cuiaba will next play away to Athletico Paranaense and Flamengo respectively.

Technical card:
Cuiaba:Joao Carlos, Joao Lucas, Marllon, Alan Empereur, Uendel, Andre Luis (Alesson, min.48), Camilo, Pepe (Paulao, min.80), Rafael Gava (Marcao Silva, min.66), Felipe Marques (Valdivia, min.66) and Andre (Jenison, min.66)
Corinthians:Cassio, Gustavo Mantuan, Robson Bambu (Junior Moraes, min.46), Gil, Raul Gustavo, Adson (Renato Augusto, min.46), Du Queiroz (Giuliano, min.46), Victor Cantillo, Gustavo Da Silva (Wesley Gassova Ribeiro Teixeira, min.82), Bruno Melo (Lucas Piton Crivellaro, min.46) and Roger Guedes
Stadium:Arena Pantanal
Goals:Uendel (1-0, min. 36)