Tag: Brazil

Santos FC new venue plans make headway

Brazil Santos FC new stadium approved

It was indeed a red letter day for the top-flight Brazilian sports club Santos FC on December 1st. At an Extraordinary Session held, the club’s Board members approved unanimously the project for the construction of Arena Vila Belmiro, in partnership with the construction company WTorre. ‘Santos... » Read more

MIBR maiden esports arena in the metaverse

MIBR virtual arena launched in Brazil

In partnership with the American company Everyrealm, the professional esports organization Made in Brazil (MIBR) launched the first esports stadium in the metaverse. The MIBR Arena, as it has been named, opened its virtual gates on November 9th and comes armed with exclusive experiences for all... » Read more

Coritiba go extra mile for sensory supporters

First stadium with sensory room in Brazil

The Brazilian football club – Coritiba Foot Ball Club – and the ICO Institute – a non-profit association dedicated to assisting autistic people – inaugurated the Sensory Accommodation Cabin for people with autism and their families recently at their residence – the... » Read more

Maracanã Stadium bidding process ‘foul play’

Maracana still looking for an operator

The official bidding process to manage Brazil’s famous Maracanã Stadium was unexpectedly suspended on October 27th. ‘Máquina do Esporte’ stated that in a monocratic decision by Councilor Márcio Pacheco of the Court of Auditors of the State of Rio de Janeiro (TCE-RJ) (a State-run committee... » Read more

Brazil club Bahia next in CFG shopping list

City Football Group wants to by Brazilian club

Sports company the City Football Group (CFG) have made an offer of $190 million (R$1 billion) for Esporte Clube Bahia in Brazil. ‘Hudson River Blue’ stated that according to a statement issued by Bahia, the Board announced a proposal for CFG to acquire 90 percent of the Sociedade Anônima do... » Read more

Flamengo finally zero in on new venue site

New stadium for Flamengo

The Brazilian sports club Clube de Regatas do Flamengo President, Rodolfo Landim, has said the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A football club is in talks over using the Gasômetro site in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) for its proposed new stadium, stating it is an “area of interest”. ‘The Goa... » Read more

Massive remodeling of Mineirinho Arena

Brazil operator announced for Belo Horizontes Estádio Jornalista Felipe Drummond

The redecoration work of Jornalista Felipe Drummond Stadium, known as Mineirinho Arena (Brazil), was awarded to a private entity on May 19th in Belo Horizonte. The ‘Agencia Minas’ stated that the reins of the arena will now be in the hands of DMDL/Progen for 35 years and the company will be... » Read more