Veteran Rivaldo leaves 2nd-division club

November 8, 2013
Former Brazil and Barcelona forward Rivaldo says he is leaving Brazilian club Sao Caetano because of knee pain.

The 41-year-old player made the announcement through his official Twitter account on Thursday, saying he "was not able to recover from pain".

Rivaldo joined Sao Caetano in January and had been playing sparingly. The club is next-to-last in the second division with five rounds left and in danger of relegation.

Rivaldo's last top club was Sao Paulo, where ...

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