Flamengo Edge Classico Thriller in Brasileirão

By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Flamengo overcame Fluminense 3-2 on Sunday at the Engenhão in one of the most enthralling Fla-Flu derbies in history. The game ended amidst chaotic scenes as Fluminense players and coach Abel Braga attempted to surround the referee in angry protest at some of his questionable decisions.

For Botafogo and Vasco, the weekend also ended in disappointment. On Saturday, Botafogo dropped points after only . . .

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