Struggles Continue for Rio de Janeiro Clubs in 2016 Brasileirão

By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Campeonato Brasileiro national football (soccer) tournament, know as the Brasileirão, moved into round five last night. Rio de Janeiro has only three of its four big clubs in the Série A, with two of them seeing action late Wednesday night, Botafogo lost and Fluminense tied.

Botafogo's struggles in the Brasileirão continued, with the club suffering a 1-0 loss to . . .

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