Botafogo Relegated to the Brasileirão’s Serie B

By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With their sixth successive defeat and 22nd in total after 37 games Botafogo has been relegated to Brazil’s second division Serie B for next season. The Glorioso lost 0x2 against Santos after a brace by former Seleção (Brazil national team) striker Leandro Damião and sealed their fate for a second time in the lower house in the club’s history.

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