2020 Season

2020 Schedule
4-0-0, 1st in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - CONMEBOL
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5hAdriana Garcia

China donates vaccine to CONMEBOL for Copa

A Chinese pharmaceutical company will donate 50,000 doses of their COVID-19 vaccine for national teams to use ahead of the Copa America.

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5dReuters

Rio nixes naming Maracana for Pele after outcry

Rio de Janeiro abandoned plans to rename its famous Maracana Stadium in tribute to Pele on Thursday after a widespread outcry from fans.

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19dAdriana Garcia

Brazil introduce rule to curb mass coach firing

Brazilian clubs have approved a historic proposal that will limit them to make one coaching change throughout the season.

Neymar becomes Fortnite's first playable athlete (0:49)
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27dArda Ocal

Neymar to be Fortnite's first playable athlete

Neymar is to become part of Fortnite's "Icon Series" and will be the first playable athlete in the game, as part of the season six launch "Primal."

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29dAdriana Garcia

Gabigol sorry after being found in illegal casino

Brazil and Flamengo star Gabriel "Gabigol" Barbosa has apologised after being found at an illegal gambling hall in Sao Paulo during a police raid.

Ale Moreno says don't discount Pelé's achievements (1:31)
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34dAdriana Garcia

Maracana stadium to be renamed after Pele

Brazil's Maracana stadium is to get a new name, after a vote was won to change it to the Edson Arantes do Nascimento - Rei Pele stadium.