Palmeiras Takes the Lead in Brazilian Championship with Victory over Internacional
In a thrilling match, Palmeiras secured a 3-0 victory against Internacional, thanks to a goal from their young talent, Endrick. This win has propelled Palmeiras to the top of the Brazilian Championship standings.
São Paulo Leads the Way
São Paulo, playing at home in the city of Barueri, now sits at the top of the table with 62 points. They have a three-point lead over Botafogo, who previously held the top spot. Botafogo will have a chance to reclaim their position when they face Bragantino on Sunday. Bragantino, with 58 points, is another strong contender in the championship.
Endrick’s Impressive Performance
Endrick, who recently received his first call-up to the senior team, showcased his talent by scoring the second goal for Palmeiras in the 58th minute. He unleashed a powerful shot from outside the penalty area, taking advantage of a mistake by American midfielder Johnny Cardoso. Endrick was substituted in the 64th minute, leaving a lasting impact on the match.
Preparing for International Duty
Following his remarkable performance, Endrick is now preparing for his debut with the national team. The young striker will soon travel from São Paulo to Rio de Janeiro, where Brazil will gather for their training camp before facing Colombia in Barranquilla. After the away fixture, they will return home to host Argentina on Tuesday, the 21st.