By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Flamengo marched with authority towards the semi finals of the Taça Rio after comfortably seeing off Botafogo in the Engenhao on Sunday evening. Fluminense thrashed Americano to leapfrog Botafogo in Group B, and Vasco recorded another win as their excellent form continues.

It was an emotional weekend of matches as all games honored the twelve victims killed in the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here