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By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Fluminense overcame intense heat and a terrible playing surface to beat Bangu 1-0 in the fifth round of the 2014 Campeonato Carioca. It was Flu's third successive victory, the first time they have achieved such a feat since April last year, when they beat Caracas in the Libertadores, and Bangu and Volta Redonda in the Carioca.

Young striker Michael, banned last year after failing a drugs test, scored the . . .

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