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
Copa del Rey: Barcelona's Yerry Mina set to make debut in place of injured Gerard Pique in semis clash against Valencia
23-year-old Mina joined Barca from Brazilian side Palmeiras last month for €11.8 million, but the centre-back has yet to feature for his new club.
Mascherano, 33, has made just 10 appearances in all competitions this season as he has fallen down the pecking order under new coach Ernesto Valverde.
Premier League: Gabriel Jesus' incredible rise from painting streets in Brazil to Manchester City stardom
In a series of pictures Jesus posted on Instagram, he can be seen painting the cobbled roads in his neighbourhood ahead of the 2014 World Cup, which was held in Brazil.
The three surviving players of the air crash two months ago that killed 19 members of Brazil's Chapecoense soccer club lifted the Copa Sudamericana trophy on Saturday in honor of their dead teammates.
Chapecoense goalkeeper Danilo, who was killed in the Colombian air crash last month, was posthumously named Brazil's Player of the Year after a vote by fans
A Spanish corruption case surrounding Neymar's transfer from Santos to Barcelona in 2013 is certain to influence the Brazil forward's form, national team coach Tite said on Monday.
Manchester City have signed 19-year-old Brazilian forward Gabriel Jesus from Palmeiras on a five-year contract, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday.