By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The group stage of the 2014 Campeonato Carioca drew to a close yesterday, with the top four teams progressing to the semi-finals next week. Flamengo, Fluminense, Vasco and surprise package Cabofriense made the cut, with Botafogo finishing in a lowly ninth place with just four wins from fifteen games.
Flamengo won a goalfest 5-3 against Cabofriense yesterday at the Maracanã to confirm their dominance in the state . . .