Atletico Mineiro moved three points clear at the top of the Brazilian Campeonato standings thanks to a 1-0 home win over
Jo netted the game's only goal 20 minutes from the end to lift the leader four points ahead of its opponent, which slipped to third spot after Fluminense's 1-0 triumph over fourth-bottom Palmeiras.
Jean's 85th-minute strike proved decisive for the Rio de Janeiro club, putting it second in the table - although both it and Vasco have played a game more than Atletico.
Fourth-placed Gremio left it late to claim a 2-1 come-from-behind victory at Sao Paulo,
Mike also netted in the final minute as fifth-placed Internacional fought from a goal down to defeat
Romarinho's last-gasp winner completed a dramatic 2-1 win for Corinthians at Coritiba. Everton had put the host ahead on the stroke of half-time but Paulinho equalised midway through the second half before Romarinho had the final word.
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