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.
Neymar put in an inspired performance against Bayern Munich and played a key role in PSG’s entertaining Champions League victory.
Vasco blew a two-goal lead and ended up taking just a point as a spirited Madureira side showed their character to secure a comeback.
In a game where Flamengo were fully dominant to a large extent, they could only manage a point against a well-spirited Boavista side on Saturday night.
Goalkeeper Fabio saved the day for Cruzeiro as he saved a late penalty against Tombense to secure a crucial point for his side.
Despite their one-man disadvantage, Palmeiras claimed a crucial point that saw them move up to joint-leaders of the Paulista Championship.
The stage is set for the Champions League and Europa League last eight, after the next round of fixtures on continental front were announced.
Ferroviária claimed a hard-fought win over America de Cali as they were crowned Libertadores champions for the second time in their history.