Vagner Love double leads Flamengo to Rio Cup final; Santos edges Sao Paulo 3-2

Flamengo 2 – Vasco 1 (Campeonato Carioca, April 11, 2010) Vagner Love scored in each half, his second a penalty, and Thiago Martinelli pulled one back with a header from a corner.

Sao Paulo 2 – Santos 3 (Campeonato Paulista, April 11, 2010) Santos went ahead when Junior Cesar turned a cross into his own net. Matters worsened for Sao Paulo when midfielder Marlos kicked Robinho and was sent off with almost an hour still to play. Santos went 2-up when Neymar found Andre and the striker beat keeper Rogerio Ceni from close range. Sao Paulo’s Hernanes pulled one back eight minutes into the second half and the hostss equalised with a header by Dagoberto. The game looked settled until Santos’ Durval headed home Madson’s free-kick in the last minute.

Prudente 1 – Santo Andre 2 (Campeonato Paulista, April 11, 2010)