Posts filed under ‘Campeonato Brasileiro 2009’

Flamengo triumphant after 17 year wait

Brazil’s biggest club, Flamengo, picked up their first Campeonato Brasileiro since 1992 after they saw off Grêmio 2-1 in Rio on Sunday …

Continue Reading December 7, 2009 at 16:36 2 comments

Campeonato Brasileiro to be settled on the final day: four teams still in with a chance

Flamengo, Internacional, Palmeiras or São Paulo could take Brazil’s national championship when it comes to an end next weekend …

Continue Reading November 29, 2009 at 23:57 9 comments

Flamengo fail to beat Goiás and blew chance of going top

Most of the 83,000 fans in the Maracanã went home hugely disappointed after Flamengo were held 0-0 by Goiás on Sunday evening …

Continue Reading November 23, 2009 at 19:08 3 comments

São Paulo and Flamengo push ahead as Palmeiras wobble

Wins for São Paulo and Flamengo left them in 1st and 2nd place respectively with just three games to go in the Campeonato Brasiliero …

Continue Reading November 15, 2009 at 21:39 Leave a comment

São Paulo are the new leaders in the Brasileiro

With just four games remaining in the championship, holders São Paulo went top for the first time this season following …

Continue Reading November 8, 2009 at 20:39 3 comments

Palmeiras’ lead cut to one point in the Brasileiro

Three losses in a row has suddenly left Palmeiras’ championship chances in grave doubt …

Continue Reading October 25, 2009 at 19:51 2 comments

Palmeiras lose at home for first time in Brasileiro

Two goals from Flamengo’s Petkovic ended Palmeiras’ unbeaten run in the Palestra Itália and cut their lead at the top of the table …

Continue Reading October 18, 2009 at 20:47 Leave a comment

Leaders Palmeiras crash at Náutico. São Paulo go down to Flamengo

Despite a shock 3-0 loss at strugglers Náutico, Palmeiras remain five points clear at the top of the Brasileiro with nine games to go …

Continue Reading October 12, 2009 at 22:07 Leave a comment

Palmeiras go five points clear at the top of the Brasileiro – Ronaldo on target for Corinthians

A 2-1 victory over strugglers Atlético Paranaense has left Palmeiras in a commanding position …

Continue Reading September 27, 2009 at 22:55 3 comments

Palmeiras retain leadership as Inter and São Paulo throw away chance to go top

On Saturday, just two points separated the top three sides in the Brasileiro. But even though Palmeiras were not in action, they stayed top …

Continue Reading September 20, 2009 at 21:03 Leave a comment

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