Fred hat-trick guides Fluminense to win over Coritiba; Neymar sent off in Santos defeat at Atletico-MG
Fluminense 3 – Coritiba 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 13, 2011) Fred notched a hat-trick for Flu. The first was a stunning overhead kick on 24. Marcos Aurelio equalised on the stroke of half-time but a second half brace from Fred was enough to win the match.
Atletico-PR 2 – Vasco 2 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 13, 2011) Paulo Baier and Joffre Guerron had put the home side 2-0 up but a brace by Elton levelled things up.
Atletico-MG 2 – Santos 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, October 13, 2011) Rever’s 6th minute opener for Atletico was evened up by a penalty from Borges. Magno Alves won it with a penalty on 58. Neymar was sent off with 6 minutes remaining for two bookable offences in quick succession for complaining to the referee.