In a semifinal that will remain in history, River defeated Palmeiras 2-0 with goals from Rojas and Santos Borre, but it was not enough for the epic of coming back 3-0 in the first leg. However, River’s game has been huge, memorable. The first half was all of River. From start to finish. He overwhelmed Palmeiras from all aspects physical football, mental. Marcelo Gallardo’s team showed all their fury and Palmeiras was on the verge of knock out in the first 45 minutes. Constant overflows quick takeoffs in the middle of the court, and a Palmeiras defense that was lost at all times.
The intensity of the game,
And the football was crowned at minute 29 with a header from Robert Rojas. That blow was so hard that Palmeiras in addition to defending badly started with fears, insecurities, and Borre took advantage of that at minute 44. It was all illusion and optimism for River. And the complement would be even better.
Gallardo’s team physically and mentally crushed Palmeiras, who was filled with fear and never controlled River. However, VAR would appear, which well annulled a goal by Gonzalo Montiel and did not give him a penalty on Suarez, which was not a fault. Despite this, River kept going and looking for the miracle.
Later, Rojas was sent off for a double yellow and ended up humiliating Palmeiras because with ten,
He locked him up anyway. Those of Gallardo insisted but due to football things, Palmeiras went to the final. The celebration of the premises was minimal because the River football show was totally overwhelming. In this case, River and Gallardo died with their boots on. River’s memorable elimination not because of the elimination itself, but because of the soccer department in
Brazil Match sheet Palmeiras,
Weverton Marcos Rocha Gustavo Gomez and Alan Empereur Gabriel Menino Patrick de Paula Daniel and Matias Vina Rony Luiz Adriano, and Gustavo Scarpa.
Armani Gonzalo Montiel Robert Rojas Paulo Diaz, Javier Pinola and Fabrizio Angileri Nacho Fernandez Enzo Perez and Nicolas de la Cruz Rafael Borré and Matías Suarez.