What They're Saying: Renato Portaluppi

"The whole world has stopped -- shouldn't Brazilian soccer stop as well? That's our message and I hope they listen. We hope that good sense will prevail."

-- Renato Portaluppi, coach of Brazilian club Gremio, after his players took to the field wearing masks on Sunday to protest having to play Sao Luiz in a Brazilian league match -- behind closed doors -- despite growing fears of the spread of coronavirus in Brazil. (BBC Sport)
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