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Brasileiro Relegation – Fluminense Stay Up, Portuguesa Go Down

Posted on 17 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

There’s still a chance for Portuguesa to appeal, but at the moment it seems like the small club from Sao Paulo is going to be relegated because they used an ineligible player, costing them points. The winners? Fluminense, the highest ranked of the relegated teams, who enjoy being terrible on the pitch but great in the courtrooms. More

Fluminense & Vasco Still Trying to Avoid Relegation

Posted on 11 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

When big clubs get relegated, you know it’s going to take more than just what happened on the football pitch to send them down. Both Fluminense and Vasco aren’t giving up using bureaucracy to remain in the top flight of the Brazilian football league system, hoping that an illegal use of a player by Portuguesa and a similar case by Flamengo, the country’s most popular club. More

Corinthians – Alexandre Pato Continues to Miss the Easiest of Goals

Posted on 30 May, 2013, by in Soccer

When you have to move back from AC Milan to the Brazilian league, it means something isn’t quite right with your career. Alexandre Pato hasn’t been exactly tearing it up for Corinthians this year, and added another incredible miss to his impressive collection, this time in a 1-1 draw with Goiás. More