Flamengo claim important win over Palmeiras and maintain pressure on Brasilerao leaders Internacional
Flamengo recorded their second successive win in the Brazilian Championship as they beat Palmeiras to move up to third place in the league standings.
Two second half goals from Fortaleza saw them take all three points against Santos as they recorded their first win in five league games.
Corinthians made the perfect response to their loss at Palmeiras as they put out a strong performance to beat Sport Recife on Thursday night.
Bragantino recorded a dominant 4-1 win over Vasco to extend their unbeaten run to four games in the Brazilian Championship
Coritiba and Fluminense shared the spoils in what was an entertaining six-goal thriller at the Estádio Couto Pereira.
Yuri Alberto bagged a second half hat-trick as Internacional stunned São Paulo with a 5-1 mauling to go top of the Brazilian Championship.
The 30-man shortlist for the Samba de Ouro 2020 award has been released. The winner is set to be announced at the end of February.