Botafogo Upset Corinthians 3×1: Daily

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Two goals from Elkeson lifted Botafogo to fourth in the 2012 Campeonato Brasileirão after a shock 3-1 over new Libertadores champions Corinthians at the Pacaembu last night. The Paulistas started the game in party mode with almost 26,000 inside the stadium, but the Carioca side soon killed the mood as their swift counter-attacking ploy paid rich dividends.

While Botafogo have climbed into the top four, Corinthians . . .

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