Goiás 0 – São Paulo 4: Home side left shocked by plundering visitors

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Goiás EC succumbed to a home defeat against São Paulo at Estádio da Serrinha on Sunday. Both teams arrived at the match with previous defeats in the league. Goiás were looking to get back to winning ways after losing 3-0 to Fluminense in their previous fixture. São Paulo had lost their previous match against Internacional. Following this match, Goiás and São Paulo are 13th (46 points) and 9th (54 points) in the final table respectively, after a total of 38 matches.

São Paulo started the first half well, when Giuliano Galoppo opened the rout, at 20 minutes to see out the first half 1-0.

São Paulo continued to apply pressure in the second period and were rewarded, when Luciano found the net, 71 minutes in. São Paulo looked to have the match under control when they scored again to grab the advantage, thanks to a goal from Marcos Guilherme in the 77th minute to establish a 3-0. They then scored again, pulling level thanks to a goal from Juan Santos just before the final whistle to give a final score of 4-0.

Substitutions for Goiás included Douglas Pele, Renato Junior, Danilo Barcelos, Henrique Lordelo and Nathan for Diego, Auremir, Hugo, Matheus Sales and Marquinhos Gabriel, respectively. São Paulo brought on Marcos Guilherme, Talles Costa, Nahuel Bustos, Reinaldo and Juan Santos, to replace Giuliano Galoppo, Rodrigo Nestor, Jonathan Calleri, Welington and Luciano.

The referee booked Maguinho and Auremir for Goiás.

Technical card:
Goiás EC:Tadeu, Maguinho, Reynaldo, Lucas Halter, Hugo (Danilo Barcelos, min.73), Diego (Douglas Pele, min.46), Matheus Sales (Henrique Lordelo, min.73), Marquinhos Gabriel (Nathan, min.88), Auremir (Renato Junior, min.65), Vinicius Silva and Nicolas
São Paulo:Felipe Alves, Rafinha, Leo Pele, Nahuel Ferraresi, Welington (Reinaldo, min.80), Pablo Maia, Luciano (Juan Santos, min.80), Rodrigo Nestor (Talles Costa, min.69), Giuliano Galoppo (Marcos Guilherme, min.69), Igor Gomes and Jonathan Calleri (Nahuel Bustos, min.80)
Stadium:Estádio da Serrinha
Goals:Giuliano Galoppo (0-1, min. 20), Luciano (0-2, min. 71), Marcos Guilherme (0-3, min. 77) and Juan Santos (0-4, min. 90)