• Brazil soccer club promises compensation for fire victims

    9 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    The Flamengo soccer club promised Monday to promptly pay financial compensation for the victims of a devastating fire that killed 10 young academy players, but its president refused to answer any questions on the apparent lack of proper licensing for the training centre. At a news conference held at the public prosecutor's office in Rio de Janeiro, Flamengo president Rodolfo Landim did not take any questions from reporters on why the dormitory was registered with the city as a parking lot and why it did not have all the required fire safety certificates. The club had previously said...
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