Campeonato Mineiro: Draw announced for final stages
The schedule for the final stages of the Campeonato Mineiro has been decided with Cruzeiro hailed as favourites to win the competition.
League leaders Cruzeiro, who took an incredible 31 points from a possible 33, will be taking on fourth placed Villa Nova.
Second placed rivals Atlético Mineiro, who trailed Cruzeiro by four points in an impressive campaign, will play Tombense who finished the league in third.
The two winners of the semi-finals will then compete in the final to decide the winner of the Campeonato Mineiro.
Cruzeiro’s form, which saw them go undefeated for 11 games, will surely see them enter the final stage as favourites to win the tournament.
Ramon Borges has also been on fire with seven strikes to his name for Cruzeiro, which ties him at the top of the goalscoring charts along with Junior Negao of Tombense.