A late match ended with a good advantage for Coelhon at Independencia Stadium; the return will be on July 14th
This Thursday, the 30th, in a delayed match of the first round of the 16th round Brazil CupO America Mineiro took Botafogo at Independencia Stadium, in Belo Horizonte, and won 3-0, increasing their chances of qualifying for the quarterfinals. The return match will be played on July 14 at Nilton Santos. With a dominant Coelho, the first goal came after just six minutes with Wellington Paulista. Still in the first half, in the 35th minute, Danilo Avelar did the second. On the return of the break, America continued at the top and in the 14th minute, ale scored the third. After many changes, Botafogo managed to balance the game more and even risked twice, but could not change the scorer.