Coronavirus

Brazilian football in times of Covid-19

Sport around the country has been all but completely canceled due to the Covid-19 outbreak

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Photo: Grêmio coach Renato Portaluppi. Photo: GFPA 

Welcome back to the Brazil Sports newsletter. This week, sport around the country has been all but completely canceled due to the Covid-19 outbreak, and we look at what that will mean for the year ahead. Plus, former football boss Ricardo “Tricky Ricky” Teixeira makes a surprise return to the public spotlight, and there’s news of another trophy to add to Ronaldinho’s collection—with an extra twist. Enjoy your read!

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