Strike threatened in Brazil

November 29, 2013
By Associated Press,
SAO PAULO -- Brazilian players on Friday decided not to go on strike this weekend after a club reached a deal with its squad over outstanding payments.

In the latest attempt to improve conditions for footballers in Brazil, players had threatened not to play the second-to-last round of the Brazilian league in solidarity with colleagues at last-place Nautico, who said they were not being paid. The players leading ...

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