Botafogo Ahead in Brasileirão: Daily

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Botafogo went back top of the 2013 Brasileirão yesterday after comfortably defeating Portuguesa 3-1 at the Arena Canindé in São Paulo. The Alvinegro were the stronger side throughout but only managed to break the deadlock in the second half, following a heated discussion between Clarence Seedorf and Gilberto in the opening 45 minutes.

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