After surviving the first match of the Minero Championship Final, last Sunday (16), it appears he has made striker Keno recharge his battery. On Wednesday (19), the Atlético-MG champion was in the confrontation against Cerro Portino, who played at the General Pablo Rojas Stadium, in Paraguay. With a goal in the 46th minute of the second half, he opened the scoring at La Olla and led Alfinegro to their best group stage campaign so far.
Coming from the ups and downs of the season, Coca Kino was shot by Coca in the back leg of the duel in Asunción. With him, in 22 minutes, Hulk and Zaracho also entered. His goal was the club’s thirteenth in 49 matches he played. In the current season, he has played 11 times and scored two goals.
“I needed that goal. And the team too. The victory here was very important. We go to General Command. Now we have to rest and get back well home, because we have a final on Saturday. We know that the Libertadores does not have an easy match. We have to. We are competing to emerge victorious. We are competing and we are playing and when the time comes the goal, “he told Conmebol TV.
Guaranteed at the top of the group, Atlético MG will face La Guaira-VEN next Tuesday (25) in Mineirao. With 13 points out of 15 available, Galo has the best campaign in the tournament, beating 31 other opponents. If you follow the lead (general), you have the advantage of returning matches from the last 16, quarter and semi-finals to your home ground. It should be noted that the final will take place at the Centenario Stadium in Uruguay in one match.
Before that, the challenge was defining the Minero Championship. On Saturday (22), the team faces América-MG, in need of a minor draw to give the 46th Olympic round in state competition. the game