Ronaldinho brace earns Atletico 2-2 draw
Belo Horizonte: Ronaldinho struck either side of half-time to earn Atletico Mineiro a 2-2 draw against reigning champions Fluminense in the Brazilian football league.
Wagner put the visitors ahead in the 13th minute by bundling in from close range before Ronaldinho equalised with a free-kick that rebounded in off the bar Wednesday, reports Xinhua.
Rhayner restored Fluminense`s lead in the 71st minute after a swift counterattack before Ronaldinho scored again from a set piece seven minutes from time.
The result leaves Atletico 13th in the standings while Fluminense dropped to 16th.
In other matches Wednesday, Flamengo beat Vitoria 2-1, Atletico Paranaense overcame Santos 2-1, Portuguesa defeated Ponte Preta 2-1, Cruzeiro beat Bahia 3-1 while Internacional eclipsed Corinthians 1-0.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Highlights - India vs England 2nd ODI in Cuttack
- DNA: Manish Sisodia faces CBI probe over alleged irregularities in 'Talk To AK' programme
- Donald Trump to be sworn in as 45th US President today
- Barack Obama thanks Americans for making him a 'better man'
- Exclusive: Srinagar freezes at minus 3; common man struggles for basic commodities
- WATCH: MS Dhoni asks Jasprit Bumrah to go easy after he hurriedly ran out England skipper Eoin Morgan
- IND vs ENG, 2nd ODI: Yuvraj Singh silences critics with 14th ODI hundred, fourth against England — WATCH
- WATCH: How MS Dhoni saved Yuvraj Singh's wicket with another successful DRS review
- India vs England: After Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar gives Piers Morgan cricketing gyan
- Donald Trump's Inauguration Day: As it happened