Rivaldo on target in Sao Paulo draw; Atletico Paranaense beat Botafogo; Flamengo draw with Ceara

Sao Paulo 2 – Atletico GO 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, July 23, 2011) Rhodolfo and Rivaldo had twice sent Sao Paulo ahead but Atletico, who sit fourth from bottom, drew level on each occasion through Dos Santos (44) and Anselmo (68).

Atletico Paranaense 2 – Botafogo 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, July 23, 2011) Santiago Garcia scored in each half and while Alex pulled a goal back late on, Botafogo’s fate was sealed with the dismissal of Marcelo Mattos in injury time.

Flamengo 1 – Ceara 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, July 23, 2011) Flamengo also let a lead slip after Renato’s 32nd-minute opener was cancelled out by Ceara’s Felipe Azevedo 10 minutes from the end.