Cria do Ninho was responsible for the red-black winning goal
On Thursday night (8), Flamengo managed to break a historic taboo by beating Racing 2-1, in a game valid for the fifth round of the group stage of the Copa Libertadores. Scorer of one of the goals of the match, the young Victor Hugo spoke about the importance of the goal and celebrated the result obtained
– Happy for the victory. I wanted to thank God for the match, for the goal. It was a delicate moment in the match, the goal relieved us, we managed to hold on to the result until the end. Very important victory for us to seek the classification and continue in search of the title -, he said after the confrontation.
In addition to celebrating the victory, Victor Hugo also praised the work done with the Crias do Ninho do Urubu and congratulated Wesley, who scored the first goal and teammate of Flamengo.
– We here at Flamengo have the fundamental base for us. We believe that we go up prepared and ready to help the team. Too happy for his first goal in the professional and for mine too. It is to keep working so that we continue to help a lot.
With the victory, Flamengo reached eight points in the table and breathed easier in the Copa Libertadores da América. The result forwards the classification of Rubro-Negro, which will decide the vacancy for the round of 16 at home, against Aucas, last placed in the group. The match will be played on June 28, at Maracanã.