Bahia Soccer Team to Wear “Oil-Stained” Shirts in Match as Crisis Alert

"If it's your problem, it's our problem". This is how the Bahia soccer club begins its manifesto in defense of the beaches in the Northeast, which have been affected by oil slicks since early September.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - To alert on the issue, Esporte Clube Bahia will wear uniforms with stylized oil stains in the match against Ceará, scheduled for this Monday, at 7:30 PM (Brasília time), in the Pituaçu stadium, in Salvador.

According to reports collected by TV Globo's reporter André Gallindo, after the game, Bahia will auction off the uniforms worn in the match, and the money will be donated to a number of groups that are assisting in the clean-up of affected beaches.

The club, which has its own brand of uniforms, also requested that tests . . .

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