Goals from Brazil & Argentina: Ronaldo nets a brace as Corinthians draw at Palmeiras; Diego Tardelli scores again for Atletico Mineiro; Boca & River both lose


Palmeiras 2 – Corinthians 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, November 1, 2009) Ronaldo was the star of the show for Corinthians netting both their goals, including a penalty. Mauricio’s 84th minute leveller earned Palmeiras a point.

Coritiba 1 – Vitoria 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, November 1, 2009)

Goias 2 – Atletico Mineiro 3 (Campeonato Brasileiro, November 1, 2009) Atletico Mineiro edged Goias at Serra Dourada stadium in Goiania thanks to a 69th minute penalty converted by the league’s leading scorer Diego Tardelli.

Nautico 3 – Sport Recife 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, November 1, 2009)

Santo Andre 2 – Gremio 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, November 1, 2009)

Cruzeiro 2 – Fluminense 3 (Campeonato Brasileiro, November 1, 2009) Former Lyon striker Fred scored twice for Fluminense, who rose from last place with the victory but remain in the relegation zone.


Rosario Central 2 – Boca Juniors 1 (Apertura, November 1, 2009) Jesus Mendez scored for Rosario Central in the 4th minute before Juan Krupoviesa levelled for Boca midway through the first half. Central’s Matias Castillejo popped up with the winner after the break.

River Plate 0 – Lanus 1 (Apertura, November 1, 2009) Forward Maximiliano Velazquez scored the lone goal on 31 minutes against a River side who have only won two matches out of twelve this season.

Chacarita Juniors 2 – Argentinos Jrs 2 (Apertura, November 1, 2009) Chacarita and Argetninos tied 2-2 in Diego Maradona stadium, with goals for Chacarita by Cristian Grabinski and Facudo Parra on 31 and 68 minutes respectively, while Nicolas Pavlovich and Mauro Bogado netted for the visitors.