Corinthians slip to stay second; Santos, Cruzeiro & Botafogo win away

Palmeiras 1 – Corinthians 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 1, 2010) Corinthians scored in the 21st minute through Jorge Henrique (offside?) while Palmeiras equalised in the 33rd when Edinho found the net off a rebound from goalkeeper Julio Cesar. The draw knocked Corinthians off the top of the table.

Gremio Prudente 1 – Santos 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 1, 2010) Santos won its second in a row as Danilo and Rodriguinho (a fantastic volley from the edge of the box) both hit the target for the visitors. Santos barely held on though as, after Robson pulled a goal back in the 83rd, the hosts piled on the pressure in the final stages.

Atletico Mineiro 0 – Cruzeiro 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 1, 2010) A long-range bullet from Wellington Paulista in the first half proved enough for Cruzeiro.

Vitoria 1 – Botafogo 3 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 1, 2010) Botafogo defeated Vitoria 3-1 in Salvador with a a pair of goals from striker Jobson.

Avai FC 4 – Goias 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 1, 2010) Davi scored twice as Avai romped to victory.

Internacional 0 – Gremio 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 1, 2010)

Flamengo 0 – Vasco 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 1, 2010)