Rio’s Vasco, Flu, and Fla Win in Brasileirão Round 28

With a trio of 1-0 scores, Vasco, Fluminense, and Flamengo all came out on top in round 28 of the 2017 Campeonato Brasileiro.

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With only ten games remaining in the season, Rio's top four football (soccer) clubs took the pitch this weekend in a slate of critical games as the 2017 Campeonato Brasileiro (Brasileirão) Série A entered round 28.

To start the weekend, two of Rio's big four went head-to-head as Vasco defeated Botafogo 1-0. The next day, Fluminense earned a 1-0 victory over Avaí, while Flamengo downed Chapecoense in another 1-0 match.

Round 28 action kicked off on Saturday, October 14th, with

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