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Brazilian great Ronaldo buys boyhood club Cruzeiro

Retired Real Madrid and Brazil striker Ronaldo has bought a controlling stake in his former club Cruzeiro, the player and the club said on Saturday.

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Chapecoense return to Brazil's top flight

Brazilian side Chapecoense, who lost most of their squad in an air crash in 2016, were promoted to the first division on Tuesday.

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Players clash with fan, sparks riot in Brazil

A Brazilian match was interrupted by a riot on Sunday which started when a supporter ran onto the pitch and was wrestled to the ground by a player.

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Rivaldo wants to play again

Retired World Cup star Rivaldo plans to make a return to action at the club where he is currently president, Mogi Mirim EC in Brazil's Serie B.

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