In the fifth round of the Europa League group match, they played at home to Cyprus Apple. After qualifying for the group ahead of schedule, a rotation was sent. Mariano, who had recovered from injury, started the game. In the 31st minute, Pereira opened the scoring for a penalty kick. In 38 minutes, Mariano scored a header from the right pass, leading 2:0 in the first half. In the second half, when Apple pulled a goal back, Zhong Taxi, who came off the bench, scored a goal in 86 minutes to seal the victory!
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