The 50-year wait is over, Hulk and Diego Costa secure Atletico Mineiros title


Atletico Miniero is the new champion of Brazil in football.

The Whites have made a spectacular championship and have finally triumphed two laps before the end of the championship.

Atletico MG came to the title thanks to great reinforcements, as in the offensive department took players with names like Diego Costa or Hulk, adding the Chilean Eduardo Vargas.


Having played 36 matches in the Brazilian Serie A, Atletico MG has 81 points, scoring 25 wins, six draws and five defeats.


The triumph in the championship came mathematically after the spectacular victory on the trip to Bahia 2-3, making an extraordinary comeback.

Bahia was winning 2-0 with goals from Luiz Otavia in the 62nd minute and Gilbertos in the 66th.

But the visitors make an extraordinary comeback by scoring three goals in five minutes, with the Hulk in the 73rd, while Keno scored in the 74th and 78th for the big win.


At the end of the match, the party erupted among the players and fans, as for Atletico MG this was the second title in history, and to win it had to wait 50 years.