RIO DE JANEIRO, November 22 (Xinhua) – Palmeiras beat America Mineyro 4: 0 on Wednesday, but could not win the Brazilian championship title due to the victory of Flamengo over the Guild in Maracana. in a match at the same time
In the absence of two end dates for the Verdao tournament, these are two points to reach their tenth Brasiliar and, having five advantages over the red-white carioque, will be enough to beat Vasco da Gama on Sunday to reach 77 and can no longer be reached by his ascot.
Having defeated Gremio today at 2-0, with Uribe and Diego's goals, Flamengo still has a mathematical chance to defeat the leader, but for this he will need to win his last two games – against Cruzeiro and Atletico Paranaense – after winning Palmeiras to a maximum of one point in the next two dates.
The victory of Flamengo made Gremio's desire to stay in fourth and last place, which is directly suited to the Libertadores, since it remained tied to 62 points from São Paulo, which will visit Vasco da Gama on Thursday.
At the same time, Atletico Parananays won 1-0 at Corinthians at home and remained in seventh place with 53 points, three less than Atletico Mineiro, who is sixth because he guarantees the classification to Libertadores.
Brazilian champion in 2017, the Corinthians suffered a fifteenth defeat in the championship and continued to the twelfth with 43 points.
Already classified in Libertadores, the champion of the Brazilian Cruzeiro Cup, today scored Vitoria at 3-0 and finished eighth, while the opponent, the last in the table, needs a miracle on the last two dates in order to go down to the second division.
In another game on Wednesday, Santos and Botafogo tied 1: 1 and continued in the same positions in the table: Carioca blanquinegro is ninth with 48 points, while Peixe (Pez) is still tenth with 47 units
At the opening of the 36th date, the Internationale fell at home by 1: 2 against Atletico Mineiro, and the remaining with 65 points, in third place, has no right to name the title, while Galo remained in sixth position, with 56 units.
The following fights will be completed on Thursday: Vasco da Gama-São Paulo, Chapekuex-Sport, Bahia Fluminense and Ceara Parana.