Both River & Boca fail to win in Argetina; Goals from Brazil

Banfield 2 – River Plate 0 (Clausura, August 23, 2009) Uruguay forwards Santiago Silva and Sebastian Fernandez each scored in Banfield’s victory over River Plate.

Boca Juniors 2 – Argentinos Juniors 2 (Clausura, August 23, 2009) Marino scored in the 47th and 51st, canceling out early goals by Gabriel Hauche in the 31st and Nicolas Gianni a minute into the second half.

Huracan 1 – Lanus 2 (Clausura, August 23, 2009) Santiago Salcedo scored twice in Lanus’ win over Huracan.

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Atletico Paranaense 1 – Sao Paulo 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 23, 2009) The only goal of the match was scored by veteran Paulo Baier, who connected to a Gabriel cross with a fine header.

Gremio 4 – Atletico Mineiro 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 23, 2009) The two-time champions won courtesy of goals from Rever, Perea, Souza and Jonas. Evandro scored for the visitors.

Corinthians 3 – Botafogo 3 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 23, 2009)

Goias 2 – Santos 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 23, 2009)

Cruzeiro 4 – Nautico 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 23, 2009) The match was held up twice due to power failures.

Avai FC 3 – Flamengo 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 23, 2009) This season’s revelation Avai, moved into fourth place after thrashing Flamengo with first half goals from Luis Ricardo and Leo Gago, and a second half effort from Fabinho Capixaba.

Fluminense 0 – Barueri 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 23, 2009)