Flamengo vs Bahia – Brazil Serie A 21/05/2014

Flamengo vs Bahia

Flamengo news:

The first half gone for Flamengo while they were trying to adapt to their coach’s directions (0-1 in 23′ minute), they played better in the second half but that was not enough. Sao Paolo took advantage of a counterattack in 91′ and sealed their fair win. Flamengo had a chance when the ball hit the post.

This was a negative debut for the new coach, with many problems in all major lines, goalkeeper Felipe was the weak link without doubt.”We were below our capabilities”, Ney Franco said.

Bahia news:

The away match against Sport will be held on 4 of June, which was postponed due to episodes at Recife.

In the last game for the league they drew 1-1 against Vitoria at Salvador’s derby. They have been more active in the first half, created good chances but the goal came against them when the opponent scored in the 39′ minute. They were decisive in the second half, they came out on the attack and fought to the end, avoiding defeat in the 91′ minute.

Generally they have made a good start, relying mainly on the good work they do in the inhibitory part of their play.