In the last week match of Brazilian Serie A, Santos hosted Fortaleza at home.
Fortaleza took the lead 1-0 with Marinho’s goal in the 39th minute. In the 58th minute, Messias equalized the score: 1-1. Fortaleza scored the winning goal with Juan Martin Lucero in 90+6. After the match ended with the guest team leading 2-1, Santos was relegated for the first time in its 111-year history.
IT WAS ONE OF THE 3 TEAMS THAT WERE NOT RELEASED
Santos was one of the three teams that were not relegated from the Brazilian Serie A, along with Sao Paulo and Flamengo. Thus, only two teams remain with this title.
The fans, who took to the streets with the sadness of relegation, became violent in many parts of the city. Fans who could not calm their anger set some vehicles on fire.
HERE ARE THOSE IMAGES
After the match, the player and the fans in the stadium were very disappointed.