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The Brazil FA will ask FIFA to force clubs to release players for the U17 and U20 national teams, they also want that the licences given by the Brazil FA to managers get recognition abroad, so Brazilian managers can work more easily abroad.
China is the favorite to host the expanded 2021 FIFA Club World Cup, which will feature 24 teams. The announcement will be made on 27 October:
Michel Bastos announced yesterday his retirement from football:
Lúcio has left Brasiliense and will decide if he will keep playing or will retire from football.
Brazil held again by African opponents in Singapore as Nigeria impress in 1-1 draw:
Alex (ex-Santos, Chelsea and Milan) has retired from football, he couldn't find a new team due to his injuries.
Bruno (ex-Flamengo, was in prison after murdering his girlfriend) is joining Boa on a 2-year deal, he's expected to debut in 50-60 days.