Posts filed under ‘Campeonato Brasileiro 2008’

São Paulo take control of the Brasileiro

Muricy Ramalho’s São Paulo moved a step closer to becoming the first club to win the Campeonato Brasileiro three years in a row after they easily disposed of a second-string Internacional 3-0 in the Morumbi …

Continue Reading November 2, 2008 at 21:08 2 comments

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 33

On Saturday, we’re in the estádio Maracanã as title hopefuls Flamengo take on relegation-threatened, Portuguesa. Our Sunday match could not be much bigger as we head to the Vila Belmiro for archenemies Santos against Palmeiras

Continue Reading October 31, 2008 at 20:47 Leave a comment

Fluminense dent Palmeiras’ title ambitions

Vanderlei Luxemburgo’s chance of taking a sixth Brasileiro became a little more remote on Saturday after Palmeiras were taken apart by Fluminense 3-0 in the Maracanã …

Continue Reading October 26, 2008 at 08:46 Leave a comment

Campeonato Brasileiro round 31 preview

With more local elections in Brazil on Sunday, we’re covering just one game this weekend and that’s in the Maracanã as relegation-threatened Fluminense take on title-hopefuls Palmeiras …

Continue Reading October 24, 2008 at 20:03 Leave a comment

League blown wide open as Grêmio crash at Portuguesa

Second-half goals from Ediglê and Edno gave strugglers Portuguesa three vital points against Grêmio and reduced the Porto Alegre side’s lead at the top to just one point …

Continue Reading October 20, 2008 at 20:44 2 comments

Campeonato Brasileiro round 30 preview

Our Saturday match has us in the estádio Engenhão for the Botafogo vs Santos clash. On Sunday, we’ll be setting up our cameras at the estádio Palestra Itália for the titanic clash between Palmeiras and archrivals São Paulo …

Continue Reading October 17, 2008 at 20:15 2 comments

Flamengo blow it in front of 81,000

Flamengo were outplayed by Atlético Mineiro in the estádio Maracanã on Saturday and ended up losing a crucial match 3-0 …

Continue Reading October 12, 2008 at 09:22 1 comment

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 29

With Brazil in action on Sunday against Venezuela, we’re transmitting just one game this weekend and our cameras are in the estádio Maracanã as Flamengo take on Atlético Mineiro …

Continue Reading October 10, 2008 at 19:55 Leave a comment

Palmeiras remain steady

League leaders Palmeiras had to come from behind to beat Atlético Mineiro 3-1 and stay top of the Brasileiro for the second week …

Continue Reading October 4, 2008 at 21:15 Leave a comment

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 28

We’re in the estádio Palestra Itália for the Brasileiro’s new leaders, Palmeiras as they get set to tackle strugglers, Atlético Mineiro …

Continue Reading October 3, 2008 at 18:33 2 comments

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