x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 25 July 2017

Game set for the West Bank

Two leading Brazilian football teams are expected to play each other in the West Bank in November, Brazilian and Palestinian officials said.

Two leading Brazilian football teams are expected to play each other in the West Bank in November, Brazilian and Palestinian officials said yesterday. The two teams under discussion are the popular Rio-based Flamengo and Sao Paulo-based Corinthians, whose ranks include the former Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Brazil international striker Ronaldo. The two sides will also be expected to play a game in neighbouring Israel during their trip.

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