Brasileirão: It’s Only Over When It’s Over

Is it too late for the report on the 7th round of Brasileirão? Well, better later than never was the motto of the weekend in the tournament. 5 out of 10 matches were decided in the final moments. Newcomer Santo Andre kept the good campaign with a 2-1 victory over Sport. The winning goal was…

First Round is Over: State Champions were Face to Face

The first round of Campeonato Brasileiro, or Brasileirao, started with the promise of at least 5 great matches: 6 states champions were going to meet face to face in 3 matches and another 2 matches involved 4 traditional sides. In its return to first division, Corinthians, the paulista champion, faced Inter, the defeatless gaucho champion.…

Palmeiras Like in the Old Times…

For Sao Paulo’s state championship, Palmeiras and Sao Caetano played a match that could have been taken straight from the 60′s. With 9 minutes, Luan and Marcelo Batatais opened a 2 goal lead for Sao Caetano. But the first-half ended with a 4-2 for Palmeiras. Again, forward Keirrisson scored twice. The kid is promising. Ex-Barcelona…