Goals from Brazil: Ronaldo scores in Corinthians win; Flamengo sink Sao Paulo


Corinthians 2 – Gremio 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 10, 2009) Ronaldo got Corinthians off to a flyer with the opening goal of the match. Ronaldo then teed up Elias for number two after the half hour, Rever netting a consolation for Gremio after the break.

Flamengo 2 – Sao Paulo 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 10, 2009) Sao Paulo opened in the 25th minute when Dagoberto played in Hernanes who dribbled past the Flamengo goalkeeper to score into the open net. A controversial retaken penalty from Petkovic allowing the hosts to level in the 65th minute, and Petkovic threaded a ball to Ze Roberto top score the winner 10 minutes later.

Coritiba 1 – Barueri 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 10, 2009) Barueri opened in the 29th minute, Thiago Humberto took control of a loose ball and teed up Marcio Careca. Bruno Batata’s simple tap-in brought Coritiba level soon after, only for Thiago Humberto to net the eventual winner on the stroke of halftime.

Santo Andre 1 – Fluminense 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 10, 2009)