Kléber Giacomace de Souza Freitas Former Dynamo Kiev striker Kleber is facing 15 matches on the sidelines for spitting, but Coritiba will appeal for a reduction to his ban.
Cruzeiro Cruzeiro surrendered a lead twice as they shared the spoils at Fluminense in Brazilian Serie A, while Sao Paulo extended their winning run.
Colin Kazim-Richards Colin Kazim-Richards, 29, has signed a contract with Coritiba until the end of 2017.
Botafogo Two-time Brazilian Serie A champions Botafogo were relegated to the country's second-tier competition on Sunday.
Sao Paulo Iconic goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni scored a penalty and missed another as Sao Paulo drew 2-2 with Flamengo.
Ronaldinho Former Barcelona star Ronaldinho is aiming to make a return to competitive football in 2017 after over a year out of the game.
Paranaense Atletico Paranaense have scored three times in the second half to recover from two goals down and overcome Flamengo 4-2 in Brazil's Serie A.
Sao Paulo Sao Paulo have progressed to the Copa Sudamericana quarter-finals after an extraordinary 5-4 aggregate win over Chile's Universidad Catolica.
Cruzeiro Cruzeiro and Botafogo consolidated their Brazil Serie A top-two standing, as Gremio and Atletico PR slipped up on the weekend.
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