Fluminense maintain lead in Brasileiro
Muricy Ramalho’s Fluminense remain top of the Campeonato Brasileiro thanks to their superior goal difference over Cruzeiro. On Thursday, Flu saw off Grêmio 2-0 in the Engenhão thanks to two strikes from Conca. See the highlights
Cruzeiro were in action on Saturday and kept the pressure on by beating Série B bound Grêmio Prudente 2-0. See the goals
Corinthians dropped points after a disappointing draw with current league champions Flamengo. Ronaldo’s goal was ruled out after Diogo equalized early in the second-half. See the highlights
Botafogo kept their hopes of a Libertadores place next year were boosted after a 2-0 win against strugglers Atlético Mineiro. The result left Botafogo in 4th and Atlético back in the relegation zone.
In Porto Alegre, Internacional and Santos fought out a 1-1 draw in an entertaining match in the Beira-Rio. See the highlights
At the bottom, Atlético Mineiro, Avaí, Goiás and Grêmio Prudente occupy the relegation places.