Internacional stumble to home loss to Sport

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PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil, Feb. 10 (Xinhua) -- Marcao Silva and Dalberto Belo scored first-half goals as Sport Recife shocked Brazilian Serie A leaders Internacional with a 2-1 victory here on Wednesday.

Marcao put the visitors ahead in the 38th minute with a low finish on the counterattack before Patrick Nascimento equalized three minutes later with a powerful first-time shot.

Dalberto restored Sport's lead on the stroke of halftime by firing in from 12 yards after he was set up by Junior Tavares.

Internacional remains a point clear of second-placed Flamengo with three matches remaining in the season while Sport eased their relegation fears by climbing to 14th in the 20-team standings.

In other Brazilian Serie A matches on Wednesday, Athletico Paranaense drew 3-3 at Corinthians, Fortaleza won 3-0 at home to Vasco da Gama, Atletico Mineiro held Fluminense to a goalless draw in Rio de Janeiro and Ceara drew 1-1 at Sao Paulo. Enditem

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