Atletico Mineiro vs Bahia
Atletico Mineiro news:
They accomplished an important win against Lanus in Buenos Aires on Wednesday and made a huge step towards winning the Recopa Sudamericana.
Atletico Mineiro were well organised defensively and they “struck” when they found the opportunity in the second half, scoring with Diego Tardelli in 66 ‘.
Levir Culpi dared to change Ronaldinho in 45′ and was vindicated. The rematch is scheduled in Belo Orizonte on Wednesday.
Concerning the league,they lost their last match 1-0 to Sao Paulo, just before the World Cup break.
Although Bahia have tried hard, they find no solution to their offensive problem.
Things became even more difficult when they found themselves back at the score by two goals after the first 20 minutes, this happened in their home game against Sao Paulo. They had no answers and the result was sustained.
This was the fourth straight defeat for Marquinhos Santos’s team, which by this time has hardly scored once.