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How much will Covid-19 cost Brazilian football?

The billionaire hit facing the country's football clubs, forced to down tools amid the Covid-19 pandemic

How much will Covid-19 cost Brazilian football?
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Welcome back to the Brazil Sports newsletter. Continuing the theme of looking back at historic moments in Brazilian football, I write a love letter to my favorite match of all time. Elsewhere, the billionaire hit facing the country’s football clubs, forced to down tools amid the Covid-19 pandemic. If you have any Enjoy your read!

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