In another disappointing result, Palmeiras lost their shot at another title, once again via penalties.
Grêmio lost concentration after a bright start and ended up suffering defeat against Independiente as they missed out on a spot in the Libertadores.
Neymar put in another brilliant performance as PSG reached their second consecutive Champions League semifinal in the space of two years.
After taking the lead in the game, Grêmio suffered a major lack of concentration and allowed Independiente record a come-back win.
Diego Alves and Arrascaeta were the stars of the day as Flamengo edged out Palmeiras via penalties to win the Brazil Super Cup.
Brazilian centre-back Roger Ibañez bagged a crucial goal as Roma came from behind to record a convincing 2-1 win over Ajax in the Europa League.