With the help of Felipe’s goal, Fortaleza did what Rogério Ceni has wanted to do for a long period: he beat Internacional 1-0, in a match of the eleventh round of the Brazilian Serie A.
A second half hatrick from Keno turned the tie for Atlético-MG as they secured a comeback 4-3 win over Atlético-GO at the Olympic Stadium on Saturday night.
Sao Paulo run their luck with own goal and share the spoils with River Plate in their Libertadores clash
The most foreseen game in Group D of the Copa Libertadores finished in a draw. São Paulo and River Plate played out to a 2-2 draw on Thursday night in Morumbi. The result favors the Argentines than the Brazilians.
Former Brazil international midfielder Thiago Neves has joined Sport Recife, three days after parting ways with their Brazilian Serie A rivals Gremio.
Botafogo battled to a 1-0 victory over Vasco late on Thursday in Engenhão the first leg of the fourth stage of the Copa do Brasil and secured the advantage for the duel back next week. Babi scored the only goal of the classic in the second half.
Grêmio needed a victory to stay close to their rivals in Group E of Libertadores and still eliminate the other opponents. But things did not go as planned on Wednesday night at the San Carlos de Apoquindo Stadium in Chile.
Inter returned to the Libertadores after six months and immediately experienced all the drama and twists that the continental competition can offer to beat America de Cali 4-3 in Beira-Rio, for the 3rd round of Group E.