With a good dose of passion, the Sao Paulo Seal his place in the final South American. After taking advantage of Atlético jo Inside Morumbi by making it 2-0 tonight, the Sao Paulo beat Goias 4-2 on penalties He is still alive in the continental competition (see goals and penalties below).
Rogerio Ceni will face Independiente del Valle in the decision of the tournament scheduled for October 1st in Cordoba (Argentina).
Midfielder Patrick, who this time played as a rookie, played central attack on Calleri’s day off and scored Sao Paulo’s two goals in normal time.
In the penalty shootout, he was better for Paulista, who were more efficient: Rinaldo, Calleri, Igor Vinicius and Gallobo scored and only Luciano missed his kick. On the other hand, Goias club missed the goal of Barallas and Leo Pereira.
Pushing more than 53,000 fans, São Paulo was pressured to go behind, and started the game at a fast pace – and was rewarded with a goal.
In four minutes, Igor Vinicius’ cross saw Dodo move badly. The ball was left to Luciano, who hit hard with his left leg: goalkeeper Renan spread the ball, and on the rebound, Patrick pushed it into the net: 1-0.
After insisting on the aerial ball, Sao Paulo scored the second goal in the 18th minute of the final stage. Alisson played in the area and Patrick, waiting for Dodo, managed to touch the ball and swing a net Atlético jo.