Canal 11 takes Flamengo games to Portugal

Flamengo's head coach Jorge Jesus looks on before a match in the 2019 Copa Libertadores (by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

Campeonato Brasileiro Série A football club Flamengo will have its domestic league matches broadcast in Portugal after striking an agreement with Canal 11, the newly launched in-house television channel of the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF).

Flamengo is currently top of the 2019 Série A table and is led by a Portuguese coach, Jorge Jesus. The deal with Canal 11 commenced with Saturday’s goalless draw against São Paulo.

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