Flamengo Draw Against Fluminense While Vasco Beat Bangu Over the Weekend

After going through on goal difference, Flamengo will now face Vasco on Sunday, April 14th, and on Sunday, April 21st, to decide the ‘Campeonato Carioca’ (Carioca Championship).

By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The classic ‘Fla-Flu’ encounter between rival football (soccer) teams Flamengo and Fluminense filled the iconic Maracanã with plenty of incident this past Saturday, April 6th, ending in a 1-1 draw that put Flamengo through to the ‘Campeonato Carioca’ (Carioca Championship) final. While on Sunday, April 7th, another of the ‘big four’ Rio teams, Vasco, dispensed with Bangu in a 2-1 victory that will send them through to face the ‘rubro-negro’ in what is known as the ‘Clássico dos Milhões’ (Derby of Millions).

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