Rio’s Fluminense One Step Closer to Copa do Brasil Final

By Georgia Grimond, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The fight has begun to see which pair of teams will proceed to the final of the Copa do Brasil. Last night, Wednesday, October 21st, Fluminense played Palmeiras, beating them 2-1, while Santos triumphed 3-1 over São Paulo completing the first round of the semi-finals. At this stage in the competition teams play both home and away in order to secure a place in the final.

Fred, one of Fluminense’s leading players, was crucial in setting up goals for both Gum and Marcos Junior in . . .

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