Serie A: League-leaders Juventus sign Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo from Barcelona for $81 million
The 23-year-old, generally known simply as Arthur, will remain at the Camp Nou until the end of the 2019/20 season, which has been extended until August because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, before moving to Turin.
After leaving prison in Paraguay earlier this month, former Brazil international Ronaldinho Gaucho has finally broken his silence and said he was shocked to discover the Paraguayan passports delivered to his home were false and illegal.
Coronavirus pandemic: After Gremio players' 'masked' protest, Brazilian federation halts national football competitions
Hours after Gremio played the match wearing masks, the Brazilian Football Confederation said it was suspending all national competitions until further notice
Coronavirus pandemic: Gremio players take to football field wearing masks after being forced to play
Gremio players, led by manager Renato Portaluppi, walked out of the tunnel to play Sao Luiz and lined up before the game wearing white masks over their faces
The biggest country in South America has also been slowest in the region to impose restrictions on large gatherings at sporting events as the coronavirus continues to spread.
Ronaldinho Gaucho, the former Brazil and Barcelona soccer star being held in a Paraguayan jail for using a falsified passport, is being investigated for additional crimes, the prosecutor leading the case said on Sunday.
Former Brazil and Barcelona forward Ronaldinho Gaucho was arrested in Paraguay on Friday for attempting to enter the country with an adulterated passport, Paraguayan police said.
After lifting Copa Libertadores, Flamengo complete double by winning Brazilian league title as Palmeiras drop points
Flamengo have 81 points from 34 games; Palmeiras are joint second with Santos on 68 points, with just four game left in the season
Hotshot Gabriel Barbosa scored a brace as Flamengo hammered fellow Brazilians Gremio 5-0 on Wednesday to secure a place in the Copa Libertadores final against Argentine holders River Plate.
Copa Libertadores: Boca Juniors clinch second-leg of semi-final but River Plate qualify for final on aggregate
Defending champions River Plate booked a place in the final of the Copa Libertadores on Tuesday despite losing a tense semi-final to rivals Boca Juniors at a packed Bombonera in Buenos Aires.
Copa Libertadores: 16 Flamengo fans arrested ahead of club's clash against Gremio for planning to invade Maracana stadium
Wednesday night’s match at the Maracana was sold out as Flamengo aim to reach the final of South America’s equivalent of the Champions League for the first time since 1981
La Liga: Barcelona confirm option to sign 21-year-old midfielder Arthur from Brazilian side Gremio in July
Barcelona have reached an agreement with Brazilian club Gremio to sign Arthur, a 21-year old midfielder.
Cristiano Ronaldo's second-half free-kick ensured Real Madrid picked up a fifth trophy of 2017 by beating Gremio 1-0 in Abu Dhabi on Saturday to retain the Club World Cup.