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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilians' opinion of the Home Office has become less optimistic throughout the pandemic. A survey of social media comments by Orbit Data Science shows how this has changed. In January, when social isolation had not...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This weekend saw all of the "big four" in action, with Botafogo beating local rivals Fluminense 1-0 on Saturday, May 11th, followed by Flamengo seeing off Chapecoense 2-1 on Sunday,...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – It was a weekend of measured optimism for Rio’s football (soccer) fans as all of the "big four" teams managed to either draw or win their fixtures. On Saturday, March 4th,...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – This weekend saw all of the "big four" carioca football (soccer) teams kicking off their Campeonato Brasileiro Série A domestic campaign. Flamengo was the only team to win their first...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Flamengo are crowned 2019’s Campeão Carioca after defeating Vasco da Gama 2-0 this Sunday, April 21st. With the previous weekend’s match ending 2-0 to the rubro-negro, they could have lost...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A violent clash between supporters of Corinthians and São Paulo has left at least fourteen injured, three shot, and five arrested. The confrontation took place in Ferraz de Vasconcelos, in...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A two-goal brace from Flamengo striker Bruno Henrique made all the difference Flamengo needed to win the first leg of the Campeonato Carioca final 2-0 against local rivals Vasco da...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The classic ‘Fla-Flu’ encounter between rival football (soccer) teams Flamengo and Fluminense filled the iconic Maracanã with plenty of incident this past Saturday, April 6th, ending in a 1-1 draw...
By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Last evening, March 30th, the streets of Rio de Janeiro erupted in a mixture of joy and frustation when Werley, defender for local club Vasco da Gama, struck his penalty...

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