Late goal gives Flamengo 1-0 win over city rivals Botafogo

Soccer Football - Brasileiro Championship - Botafogo v Flamengo - Nilton Santos Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - November 7, 2019 Flamengo's Lincoln celebrates scoring their first goal REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

RIO DE JANEIRO – Flamengo left it late but Lincoln’s goal two minutes from time was enough to give them a 1-0 win over Botafogo on Wednesday that preserved their eight-point lead in Brazil’s Serie A. The visitors struggled for much of the first half against their city rivals but took control shortly before halftime […]

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