Real Madrid have completed their move for promising Brazilian youngster Vinicius Junior from Flamengo.
Chapecoense face expulsion from the Copa Libertadores after allegedly playing an ineligible player on Wednesday.
Vinicius Junior has renewed his contract with Flamengo -- a move widely reported to be a preliminary step towards him joining Real Madrid for €45m.
Real Madrid have agreed a €45 million deal to sign 16-year-old forward Vinicius Junior from Flamengo, according to widespread reports.
As the European leagues wind down, so the Brazilian Championship gets underway. Chapecoense's fight to stay up promises to be an intriguing subplot.
Chapecoense visited the site of November's crash ahead of the Copa Sudamericana final against Atletico Nacional.