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And Jordan lived up to the weight of the name on his back with a real miracle on departure. O goalkeeper made a great defense at point-blank range, finishing the experienced right-back Patric (see video above).
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Goalkeeper Jordan with shirt in honor of Barbosa, who played for Santa Cruz – Photo: Marlon Costa / Pernambuco Press
A little further on, Jordan had a flaw that could have been decisive. But he was lucky in the bidding. Rafael Thyere’s submission, in the sequence, exploded in the head of the coral defender William Alves, who was on top of the line (see below).
But in order not to get a bad impression, the goalkeeper made yet another great defense. In a strong kick from Betinho, from outside the area, Jordan fell well to flatten.
It just wasn’t possible to do another miracle in the end. With a penalty in extra time, Sport scored with Toró. Jordan even landed in the right corner, but the kick was stronger. Santa Cruz ended up defeated by 2 to 1.
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