Botafogo had a strange night today. Playing at home, the fans watched only Resende in the field for the whole 1st half.
The team from southern Rio scored the first with Marcel, shooting good and taking the opportunity of a defense from Jefferson. And increased the score by penalty with Elias.
But at the moment the crowd began to boo, Vitinho gave a nice pass to Seedorf who kicked fast to reduce the diference.
In the second half Botafogo came different and at 47′ Seedorf misses, but Márcio Azevedo dribbles the opponent and equalizes the match.
From thath moment, Botafogo dominated the game. Then at 64′ the Dutch fought for the ball passes it through the opponent’s legs and gave a nice pass to Cidinho who got confused but managed to finish turning the game for Botafogo.
At the end of the match, Vitinho kicked a corner, Antônio Carlos shunt and Sassá closed the victory. Botafogo vs resende 4-2
Marcelo (Resende) – 20′
Elias (Resende) – 32′
Seedorf (Botafogo) – 45′
Márcio Azevedo (Botafogo) - 47′
Cidinho (Botafogo) - 64′
Elias (Botafogo) - 77′
Júlio César (Botafogo)
Thiago Fernandes (Resende)