By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In a exciting battle for a spot in the 2018 Copa do Brasil (Brazil Cup) Finals, Flamengo was edged out by São Paulo's Corinthians 2-1 in the second leg of the tournament semi-finals last night (September 26th).

In the opening leg of the semis on September 12th, the Rubro-Negra had the advantage in ball possession and scoring chances but had nothing to show for their efforts. Corinthians escaped Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here