A Brazilian league match between Rio de Janeiro rivals Vasco da Gama and Flamengo gave way to surreal scenes as footballers from both sides came to the aid of an ambulance that broke down on the pitch while transporting an injured player to hospital.
Goals from Jaime Valdes and Esteban Paredes saw Colo-Colo edge Delfin in the Copa Libertadores.
At a trial for youngsters at Rio de Janeiro's Vasco de Gama football club, Vanessa Dias pushed through the bushes to glimpse her 12-year-old son Caua, nervously hoping that he'd just taken his first step to the big time.
Manchester City have officially announced the signing of 19-year old Brazilian U20 international midfielder Douglas Luiz.
Former Brazil, Sevilla and Sao Paulo striker Luis Fabiano has joined Vasco da Gama at the age of 36.
Corinthians sealed a sixth Brazilian league title after a late 1-1 draw at Vasco de Gama late Thursday gave them an unassailable 12-point lead with three games remaining.