VENUE: Plácido Castelo
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Copa Libertadores semifinals: Boca vs. River ante raised higher; can Gremio beat Flamengo?
Boca vs. River is a half anticipated, half dreaded meeting of historic rivals, while Gremio vs. Flamengo could be an excellent spectacle.
Four sackings in 24 hours shows challenges Brazilian coaches face
A demanding year-long schedule and the challenges of keeping domestic talent make it difficult for coaches in Brazil to build a career.
Dani Alves' Brazil homecoming more difficult than expected
Dani Alves' return to Brazil began so well. But, after scoring a goal in his first game, it's been a hard slog for the former Barcelona man.
Brazilian power Flamengo on road back to greatness with Jorge Jesus
Things are looking up at the Maracana as Portuguese coach Jorge Jesus has Brazilian powerhouse Flamengo on a resurgent path.
Luiz Felipe Scolari sacked by Palmeiras
Luiz Felipe Scolari, the coach who led Brazil to the 2002 World Cup title, has been fired by Brazilian club Palmeiras.
Boca vs. River headlines Copa Libertadores semis
The semifinal of the Copa Libertadores that has been both desired and dreaded is set. Three of the final four teams have a familiar look about them.