Atletico Mineiro keep pressure on leaders Corinthians

  • Atletico Mineiro moved to within two points of leaders Corinthians with a 2-1 victory over Internacional in Brazil's Serie A championship. In Wednesday's match, Lucas Pratto opened the scoring at the Independencia stadium in Belo Horizonte before Paulao equalized for the hosts just before halftime, reported Xinhua. Marcos Rocha put the result beyond doubt in the 70th minute with a low finish from an acute angle.The victory lifted Atletico to 59 points ahead of Corinthians' home clash against Goias. Source: IANS