Brasileiro: Flamengo Very Close to the Title

After the 37th round of Brasileirao, 4 clubs have the chance of lift the title in next week’s final round – being Flamengo the one with a hand and a half in the trophy. (A round, by the way, with 44 goals, the record of this season). Flamengo took on Corinthians in the city of…

Brasileiro: Palmeiras and Sao Paulo Share the Top

The 33rd round of Brasileirao put on the top Palmeiras and Sao Paulo, creator (Muricy Ramalho) versus creation (Sao Paulo). Palmeiras leads because of the goal difference, three more than Sao Paulo. On the weekend, Palmeiras played the derby against Corinthians whereas Sao Paulo played Barueri. In both games, Corinthians and Barueri could’ve done something…

Brasileiro: Unstoppable Palmeiras

On the 27th round of Brasileirao, Palmeiras gave an important step towards the title by keeping the 5 point lead over Sao Paulo, the second team in the table. And it wasn’t a simple victory. It was a clear display of the discipline, power and luck (why not?) against Santos at Vila Belmiro. It is…

Brasileiro: A Few Things About the 11th Round

11th round of Campeonato Brasileiro. The goals and one thing about each match. Coritiba 2 x 1 Grêmio: Marcelinho Paraiba, with a beautiful long range, and forward Ariel saving Coritiba again. Goiás 0 x 2 Avai: Avai left the last position in the table. Santos 3 x 3 Grêmio Barueri: Another terrible result for Santos,…

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…