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Chapecoense plane crash survivor Neto retires

One of the six survivors of the air crash that killed almost all of the Brazilian football team Chapecoense in 2016 announced his retirement Friday.

45dTim Vickery

Can Flamengo end 2019 as world champions?

With two trophies won, Flamengo have Liverpool in their sights. But what happens next? Plus, what does their success mean for Brazilian football?

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Chapecoense relegated 3 years after tragedy

Brazilian side Chapecoense have been relegated to the second division for the first time in their history, three years on from a tragic plane crash.

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Flamengo win league while celebrating Copa title

Flamengo secured the Brazilian league title a day after winning the Copa Libertadores after closest rivals Palmeiras lost to Gremio on Sunday.

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De Boer on Copa hero: We called him Gabi-no-gol

Frank de Boer has said Gabigol, Flamengo's Copa Libertadores hero, was known as "Gabi-no-gol" while the two were together at Inter Milan.

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Luiz Felipe Scolari sacked by Palmeiras

Luiz Felipe Scolari, the coach who led Brazil to the 2002 World Cup title, has been fired by Brazilian club Palmeiras.

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145dTim Vickery

Boca vs. River headlines Copa Libertadores semis

The semifinal of the Copa Libertadores that has been both desired and dreaded is set. Three of the final four teams have a familiar look about them.

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157dTim Vickery

Dani Alves' fairytale start at Sao Paulo

After spending more than a decade and a half in Europe, Daniel Alves made his return to Brazil on Saturday -- and turned it into a triumph.