Corinthians beats New York City in opening match

02/04/2020 14h19 Corinthians Agency

Image: Daniel Augusto Jr. / Corinthians Agency


Corinthians made the perfect start to the 2020 season with a 2-1 win over New York City in the Florida Cup at Exploria Stadium.

Timão Team

Lead by Tiago Nunes, Corinthians started the game with Cassio, Fagner, Gil, Pedro Henrique and Lucas Piton; Camacho, Cantillo, Ramiro, Janderson and Luan; and Mauro Boselli.

Substitutes: Walter, Matheus Donelli, Filipe, Gabriel, Vagner Love, Marllon, Bruno Méndez, Sidcley, Gustavo, Mateus Vitalm Richard, Madson, Davói and Danilo Avelar.

The game

After an exciting start, it took just 10 minutes for Corinthians to open the scoring thanks to perfect free-kick from Luan. 

On 29 minutes, Luan had his second, making it a perfect debut for the midfielder. 

During the second half, Tiago Nunes gave minutes to other players. After missing several changes, Lansade scored for New York City.