Atletico Mineiro became the champion of Brazil for the first time since 1971
The new champion of the Brazilian Serie A became known, although two rounds are still to be played. After a productive victory in the away game with Baia (2:3), Atletico Mineiro became unreachable for the opponents.
The squad led by Cuca finally found the needed balance in the game. Having such prominent players like Brazilian Hulk and Spaniard Diego Costa, they were one-head better than other teams this year.
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It is interesting that Atletico Mineiro, which was founded on March 25, 1908, only for the second time in its history became triumphant of the top division of its country. For the first time, a team from the city of Belo Horizonte won the Brazilian Serie A back in 1971. Want to know more about football and don’t miss the important news? Subscribe to footbal24.in and receive the latest updates to your email.