Boca win as River continue to stall in Argentina; Palmeiras lose to Flamengo but stay top in Brazil

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Boca Juniors 2 – Tigre 1 (Apertura, October 18, 2009) Boca’s goals were converted by Nicolas Gaitan in the second half. Carlos Luna pulled a goal back for the side from Victoria late in the second half.

Huracan 0 – River Plate 0 (Apertura, October 18, 2009) River Plate have continued to disappoint under Leonardo Astrada, and were held to a goalless draw by Huracan.

Independiente 1 – Chacarita 1 (Apertura, October 18, 2009)

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Palmeiras 0 – Flamengo 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 18, 2009) Dejan Petkovic struck in the 25th minute when he dribbled in from the left and unleashed a shot into the top corner of Marcos’s goal. The much-travelled 37-year-old added his second on the hour when he took a corner and curled the ball directly into the net. Wagner Love missed a late penalty for Palmeiras.

Gremio 2 – Coritiba 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 18, 2009)

Sport Recife 2 – Corinthians 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 18, 2009)

Fluminense 2 – Internacional 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 18, 2009) Fluminense’s Gum stuck a brace past Internacional for a 2-2 draw but they remain rooted in bottom place.

Vitoria 3 – Nautico 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 18, 2009)

Atletico Paranaense 3 – Santo Andre 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 18, 2009)

Cruzeiro 1 – Botafogo 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 18, 2009)


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