Tag: Brazil


Brazil top-notch welcome football buffs back

Brazilian fans return to stadiums

Fans returned to football stadia of 20 top-flight Brazil clubs recently. However, clubs will still have to stick to State laws on public gatherings causing a few schedule changes for the coming rounds of Série A league matches. ‘The Brazilian Report’ stated that the State Government in Bahia... » Read more


Maracanã Stadium rolling up tech sleeves

Maracanã Stadium operational challenges

The 78,838-capacity Maracanã Stadium, officially named Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, is an association football stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The stadium is part of a complex that includes an arena known by the name of Maracanãzinho, which means ‘The Little Maracanã’ in Portuguese.... » Read more


Jabbed fans can only watch Vulture-The O game

Maracana only 10 per cent capacity for Copa Libertadores game

The Brazilian sports club Flamengo will be able to sell up to 10 percent of the capacity tickets of their home facility – Maracanã Stadium – in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) for the match on August 18th in which it will play against the Paraguayan sports club – Club Olimpia – for... » Read more


Copa América fans carry fake COVID reports

Copa America final in Rio with 7000 fans

The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) said guests at the Copa América Final on July 10th brought false COVID-19 tests to Maracanã Stadium in Brazil. Argentina beat Brazil 1-0 to win Copa América. ‘USA Today’ stated that the South American governing body said in a statement it... » Read more


Brazil venue rejig to keep heritage intact

Brazil Sao Paulo Estadio do Pacaembu renotation

Work started on June 29th on total overhaul of the Estádio do Pacaembu in São Paulo, Brazil, which aims to make the facility state-of-the-art and enhance the multipurpose offerings of the venue. ‘g1 globo’ stated that the City Hall of São Paulo and stadium operator Allegra Pacaembu marked... » Read more


Venue ace to run the show of Grêmio home

Gremio Porto Alegre arena operations

The Brazilian professional football club – Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense – is all set to take over the reins of the Grêmio Arena (Brazil) by October this year. The ‘UOL’ stated that to facilitate the above move, Marina Tranchitella – an expert hand in organizing sporting... » Read more


Copa América lands in Brazil courtyard

Brazil will host Copa America not Argentina

Football championship Copa América has been switched from Argentina to Brazil as the COVID-19 situation continues to be grim in South America. ‘NBC Sports’ stated that after being delayed by a year due to the deadly coronavirus which still has many countries around the globe on the edge, the... » Read more


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