In the last game scheduled Thursday night in the first Brazilian league soccer, starting at 4:00 Goias will host the Corinthians.
In the first round of Serie A Goias gave unappealable’s ground Cruzeiro (0: 5), receiving four goals in the first half. It was the first failure for Goias after a series of five games without defeat in all competitions. This month Goias has played six games, four of them ending with four or more goals.
After stinging failure of the inaugural round Enderson Moreira could operate more changes in the home team. The coach was particularly disappointed with his team’s evolution from set pieces, getting three goals behind such bfaze. Absent in the game with Cruzeiro strikers Eduardo Junior Vicosa and Sasha may return match on Thursday morning.
Corinthians started the new season with a draw 1: 1 at home to Botafogo Paulinho scoring 74 minutes match its goals. It was the third consecutive draw after the Copa Libertadores with Boca Juniors and Santos in the Paulista final game. In the previous four games scoring Corinthians, he also received empty each time.
Alessandro injured thigh and will miss this game Paulo Andre. Edenilson and Chicão will start in these conditions in your bottom line. Also present in the ground Danilo’s playmaker and striker Paolo Guerrero are questionable. The scorer of the first round, Paulinho, joined the Brazilian team that prepares the Confederations Cup, will miss these games.
The two teams have not met since 2010, when Corinthians won four points from matches against Goias. The area where the match will be played on Thursday morning last three direct confrontation ended in a draw.
Goias – Corinthians Probable teams:
Goias (4-2-2-2): Harlem – Vitor, Ernando, Lucas Matheus – Mendes, Amaral – Hugo Oliveira – Araujo Walter
Corinthians (4-2-3-1): Cassio – Edenilson, Chicão, Gil Santos – Guilherme, Ralf – Romarinho, Douglas Emerson – Guerrero