The ‘Furacão’ beat Red Bull Bragantino within the Brazilian remaining that was performed on the Centennial of Montevideo.
Athletico Paranaense turned champion of the South American Cup 2021 this Saturday by defeating Red Bull Bragantino 1-0 in Montevideo, changing into the primary Brazilian workforce to win the event twice.
Nikao scored the one objective of the match within the twenty eighth minute on the Centenario Stadium, the place lower than 20,000 spectators had been principally distributed within the Olympic tribune, the most important on the legendary stage, resulting from meager ticket gross sales.
However, the followers of ‘Furacão’, a infamous majority and who painted a lot of the stands crimson and black, made themselves felt with palms and everlasting chants of encouragement that added loads of colour to a sunny and sizzling Uruguayan spring day .
In white garments, the few ‘torcedores’ of the Bragantino, whose eleventh fought till the top, couldn’t see their workforce take the cup for the primary time of their quick historical past.
By acquiring ‘The Great Conquest’, the Paranaense repeats a title that he already obtained in 2018.
On the identical Uruguayan stage, they are going to meet subsequent Saturday for the ultimate match of the Copa Libertadores Palmeiras, defending champion, and Flamengo. (D)