Flamengo Lose Taça Rio Opener: Daily

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Flamengo threw away a two goal lead against Resende underdogs to lose 3-2 in the first round of the Taça Rio state tournament at the Engenhão Stadium. Fla had looked comfortable at the break through goals from Hernane and Elias, but three goals in 23 minutes stunned the Carioca giants after the interval.

Robert, Elias and Dudu were the heroes on a night none of the Resende . . .

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