CHAPECO, Brazil -- The president of Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro says the team will not play their final-round match of the Brazilian league season against Chapecoense.
Nineteen of the Chapecoense's players were killed Monday in an air crash in Colombia. Three survived but are hospitalized in Colombia.
Chapecoense's acting president said earlier in the week that the head of the Brazilian Football Confederation, Marco Polo Del Nero, had ordered Chapecoense to play their final match using a team...
Bundesliga side Hamburg have signed Brazilian Olympic gold medalist Douglas Santos from Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro on a five-year deal.
The agreement was reached shortly before the German transfer window closed on Wednesday. Santos had already passed a physical for the German club, Atletico Mineiro said in a statement.
Hamburg gave no details about the deal, but German media reports put the transfer at between €7-10 million ($7.79-11.13m).
Atlético acerta venda de Douglas...
Sao Paulo scored an all-important away goal against Atletico Mineiro to book their place in the Copa Libertadores semifinals on Wednesday.
Edgardo Bauza's side walked away with a 2-2 aggregate win, despite losing 2-1 to Atletico Mineiro in the second leg of the quarterfinal.
Atletico Mineiro stormed to a 2-0 lead in the opening 12 minutes in Belo Horizonte thanks to goals Juan Cazares and Carlos Carvalho.
Sao Paulo's Maicon, however, responded for the visitors three minutes later, tucking away an...
Former Lyon and Roma winger Michel Bastos scored a 79th minute header to help Sao Paulo draw first blood in a 1-0 win over Atletico Mineiro in their Copa Libertadores quarterfinal first leg game.
In what was an ill-tempered game which saw referee Wilmar Roldan dish out 10 yellow cards, with seven coming in the first half alone, neither team managed to gain any rhythm throughout the 90 minutes.
It was left to former Brazilian international Bastos to settle proceedings when he glanced home a header...