By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the 36th round, Vasco comfortably dispatched Avaí to send them down to Série B, whilst Flamengo recorded a second goalless draw in four days and Botafogo sunk to their fourth straight defeat. Fluminense thrashed Figueirense on Sunday night to book their place in the 2012 Copa Libertadores. Fred scored his second successive hat-trick as the number nine moved onto twenty strikes in the Brasileirão this term.
A Felipe stunner briefly put Vasco at the top of the pile on Saturday night after . . .