Goiás 0-1 Fortaleza: Visitors land maximum points at Estádio da Serrinha

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Fortaleza EC eased past Goiás EC in a 1-0 victory on Sunday at Estádio da Serrinha. Goiás were looking forward to playing again, following defeat to Botafogo. Fortaleza were coming off the back of a 3-2 win against Flamengo. both teams are now on 37 points and occupy 12th and 9th places respectively after 29 matches.

The first half of the match started well for Fortaleza, when Lucas Sasha gave them the lead, at 14 minutes to see out the first half 1-0. The second half ended with little further action at either end and goalless.

Substitutions for Goiás included Luan Dias da Silva, Pedrinho, Renato Junior and Nicolas for Matheus Sales, Auremir, Dada Belmonte and Marquinhos Gabriel, respectively. Fortaleza brought on Thiago Galhardo, Moises Vieira da Veiga, Robson and Jose Welison, to replace Romarinho, Pedro Rocha, Silvio Romero and Romulo Otero.

There were bookings for Auremir, Dada Belmonte and Savio from Goiás. For Fortaleza, Tinga and Juninho Capixaba saw yellow.

Fortaleza and Goiás will next play away to Athletico Paranaense and Ceará respectively.

Technical card:
Goiás EC:Tadeu, Maguinho, Reynaldo, Lucas Halter, Savio, Dada Belmonte (Renato Junior, min.77), Auremir (Pedrinho, min.46), Matheus Sales (Luan Dias da Silva, min.46), Marquinhos Gabriel (Nicolas, min.77), Diego and Pedro Raul
Fortaleza EC:Fernando Miguel, Emanuel Britez, Titi, Tinga, Juninho Capixaba, Caio Alexandre, Lucas Sasha, Romulo Otero (Jose Welison, min.85), Romarinho (Thiago Galhardo, min.65), Silvio Romero (Robson, min.71) and Pedro Rocha (Moises Vieira da Veiga, min.65)
Stadium:Estádio da Serrinha
Goals:Lucas Sasha (0-1, min. 14)