Gremio, in truth, barely deserved their 1-1 draw with Flamengo on Wednesday, but the neutrals did. The stage is now set for a classic second leg.
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Gremio survived intense pressure and a string of favourable VAR decisions to grab an equaliser and rescue a 1-1 draw against Flamengo.
Brazil coach Tite has called up striker Gabriel Barbosa for the first time in three years for friendlies against Senegal and Nigeria in October.
Things are looking up at the Maracana as Portuguese coach Jorge Jesus has Brazilian powerhouse Flamengo on a resurgent path.
Bayern Munich are set to renew their interest in Manchester City's Leroy Sane in the New Year. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.
In a strange fixture quirk, potential Copa rivals River, Boca, Flamengo and Palmeiras will all face each other in domestic competition this weekend.
Flamengo's 1981 Intercontinental Cup win vs. Liverpool is their highest moment. Winning the 2019 Copa would offer them a chance to repeat history.
Brazilian police have charged Flamengo's former president with manslaughter for a fire that killed 10 teenage players in February.
Flamengo sit atop Copa Libertadores Group D, but with two away games to play, including at altitude in Ecuador, progression is far from a guarantee.
One image from last Sunday's Rio de Janeiro derby between Fluminense and Flamengo went viral in Brazil, but it did not come from the pitch.
Flamengo have been prohibited from using their training facility after a fire on the premises killed 10 academy players and injured three more.
In the emotional aftermath of any tragedy, the tone of what is said matters as much as the content. So far, Flamengo have gotten the tone wrong.
On Feb. 8, a fire at an uninspected youth dormitory at one of Brazil's highest-earning teams caused 10 preventable deaths. How?
Nearly 30,000 fans, many with white balloons, banners and flags, attended the state championship match against rival Fluminense.
The incident occurred three days after 10 Flamengo youth players died and three others were injured when their lodgings caught fire.
The funerals for the teenagers who died in the fire that swept through Flamengo's training ground in Rio de Janeiro started to take place on Sunday.
Flamengo's CEO said the fire that killed 10 young footballers at a training centre was caused by an electricity spike to an air conditioning unit.
A fire on Friday killed 10 members and injured three others of Flamengo's youth team at the Brazilian football club's training centre in Rio de Jane
ESPN Brazil first reported that the team was set to sign the former Brazilian international to a three-year deal for $2 million per season.
Veteran Diego Ribas has reached a final agreement with Major League Soccer club Orlando City on a three-year deal worth $2m per season, sources say.
AC Milan on Friday officially announced they have signed Paqueta from Flamengo.
The Flamengo midfielder completed a €35 million deal to join the seven-time European champions in January and was one of a number of winners Monday.
Flamengo's Lucas Paqueta, linked to a move to AC Milan, has fans thinking of a new Kaka. Both share some traits, but there are key differences.
Lucas Paqueta, 21, is reported to have already undergone a medical for the Serie A side ahead of a move which will cost €35 million.
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