A 2-2 draw in opposition to Atlético-MG in the primary leg of the Libertadores quarterfinals, this Wednesday, saved Palmeras not solely alive in the classification combat, but additionally trying to enhance and break different data in the competitors.
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After seeing Gallo open a two-goal lead on the scoreboard, Verdo managed to attract the tie with objectives from Murillo and Danilo. ‘s unbeaten streak prolonged to twenty matches Palm trees Acting as a customer to the Libertadores. This interval has 14 wins and six attracts, the membership’s highest mark in the historical past of the competitors.
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As a customer, the final defeat was in opposition to San Lorenzo in Buenos Aires in April 2019. Under the command of Abel Ferreira, Palmeras have by no means misplaced away from house in South American competitors.
Palmeiras’ good run as guests additionally extends to the Brazilian Championship, being the one staff nonetheless unbeaten away from house. In complete, 25 video games away from Allianz Park in 2022 noticed 14 wins, 9 attracts and simply two defeats (each to São Paulo and the Copa do Brasil).
Tie in opposition to Atlético-MG retains Palmeiras in pursuit of extra record in Libertadores — Photo: Cesar Greco
Unbeaten in 17 video games, Palmeiras has matched the longest unbeaten streak in Libertadores historical past, which is definitely that of Atlético-MG. Gallo went unbeaten in 18 consecutive matches from 2019 till this season’s group stage.
The draw in opposition to Atlético-MG ended Palmeras’ nine-game profitable streak, in addition to a 100% record in the present version of the Libertadores. The record was achieved in the Round of 16 defeat to Cerro Porteno at Allianz Park. At that point, Verdos surpassed the mark of 5 different golf equipment: Penarol, Estudiantes, Cruzeiro, Vasco and Santos, with eight victories every.
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Maintaining an unbeaten record provides Palmeras a chance to turn into undefeated champions of the Libertadores, which has not occurred in the match since 2012 with rivals Corinthians.
Having gone 11 video games with out defeat (seven wins and 4 attracts), Palmeiras achieved their longest unbeaten streak in all of their participation in the Libertadores in 1961 with a staff that performed in the competitors, profitable 9 and drawing the opposite two matches.
With a tie in opposition to Atlético-MG, Palmeiras want a straightforward victory in the quarter-finals subsequent Wednesday, 21:30 (GMT), at Allianz Park, to qualify. A new tie results in a penalty shootout.
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