The begining of the year for Corinthinas was good. The team could finally form a team that is competitive in any competition, and also proove that in the first games. In the first four games Corinthians mantained the streak of not loosing in the Campeonato Paulista. The first game Corinthians tied with Monte Azul, in 1 x 1, the new comer Iarley scored for Corinthians. In the second game against Bragantino Corinthians won for 2 x 1, with gols from Jorge Henrique and Elias, in the third game of the Campeonato Corinthinas won agaisnt Oeste in itapolis 2 x 1 goals from Boquita and Paulo Andre. At the fourth game of the Campeonato Corinthians tied at home with Mirasol 1 x 1 and this time Ronaldo scored the first gol, by the way a beautiful gol in which he showed calmness to dribble the goalie and then score.