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By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Wednesday, August 29th, Flamengo faced off against fellow Brazilian club, Cruzeiro, in the second leg of the Copa Libertadores round of 16. Despite a postive performance, the Rubro-Negra fell...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Sunday, August 12th, Rio's CR Flamengo held on to defeat Belo Horizonte's Cruzeiro 1-0 in Round 18 of the Campeonato Brasileiro (Brasileirão) Série A, the most important national tournament...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In one of the biggest games of the year for local soccer (football) fans, Cruzeiro defeated Rio's own CR Flamengo after a scoreless regulation on penalties, 5-3, to win the...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A sold-out Maracanã Stadium was the site of the first leg of the 2017 Copa do Brasil finals on Thursday, September 7th, as Flamengo and Cruzeiro battled to a 1-1...
By Nelson Belen, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Big night for local football (soccer) fans on Wednesday (August 23rd) with Flamengo battling crosstown rivals Botafogo for a spot in the 2017 Copa do Brasil Finals. It was...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Atlético Minas Gerais win the second leg of the Copa do Brasil final in the Mineirão stadium with 1x0 and are crowned Cup champion. The overall score after the two...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Two rounds before the end of the 2014 Brasileirão Cruzeiro was crowned champion after a 2x1 win over Goiás in the Mineirão stadium. It is the second title in a...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This weekend, in the 36th round of the Brasileirão, Belo Horizonte outfit Cruzeiro could grab their second Serie A title in a row. The team from Minas Gerais won 2x1...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The group stages of the Copa Libertadores gets back underway this week, with Carioca clubs Botafogo and Flamengo in action. Tonight (Wednesday) table-topping Botafogo travel to Ecuador to play...

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