The quarterfinals of the Paulista Championship will start next Saturday (11). Thus, the four clashes in single games will define the semifinalists of the state. São Paulo and Corinthians are in the fight and share the favoritism of Paulistão with the current champion Palmeiras. Thus, Tricolor and Timão also fight an interesting duel for the artillery of Paulistão.
Thus, Giuliano Galoppo and Róger Guedes are tied with eight goals as the competition’s top scorers. The Argentine midfielder lives his best moment at Morumbi, while the Corinthian striker also has a great Paulista Championship.
Thus, the journalist Ricardo Perrone, in his column in the UOL, sought to compare the statistics of Róger Guedes and Galoppo in the qualifying phase of Paulistão. In this sense, he used data from the sofascore It’s from Footstats. While the São Paulo player is the best in assists and in the average of goals per game, the Corinthians striker presents more finalizations, conclusions, dribbles, tackles and successful passes.
In that sense, Galoppo scored all eight goals playing two games less than Róger Guedes. While the São Paulo player played 10 times in Paulistão, the Corinthians player played 12 games. Thus, the Argentine has an average of 0.80 against 0.67 of the Timão striker. In addition, Galoppo distributed two assists, against one from Guedes.
The Corinthian has an average of 1.3 finalizations per match, the best in the Paulista Championship. By the way, Róger Guedes shares this mark with Bruno Mezenga, from Água Santa. In turn, Galoppo adds 1.0. In terms of finalizations, Yuri Alberto’s partner in Timão’s attack has a 3.3, the highest average in the competition, compared to Galoppo’s 2.5.
In the pass accuracy rate, Corinthians also beat São Paulo by 83.42% to 81.42%. Róger Guedes also dribbles more, with an average of 0.92 personal victories per game, against 0.50% for Galoppo. Finally, the Argentine tackled less than the Timão striker: 0.50 x 0.30 average steals.
São Paulo will send a match at Palmeiras stadium
For the single games of the Paulistão quarter-finals, Róger Guedes’ Corinthians will receive Ituano on Sunday (12), at the Neo Química Arena, at 4 pm. São Paulo will face Água Santa on Monday (13th) at 8 pm, at Allianz Parque, as Morumbi will host six Coldplay concerts between March 10th and 18th.
Finally, Palmeiras and São Bernardo will also play at Allianz on Saturday (11th) at 7 pm and Red Bull Bragantino will face Botafogo de Ribeirão Preto on Sunday (12th) at 7:30 pm at Nabi Abi Chedid, in Bragança Paulista. Times are from Brasilia.