Barcelona are reportedly set to exercise their right to sign Marlon Santos, who is currently on loan from Fluminese, on a permanent basis.
Watford are reportedly in talks to bring Chelsea's young Brazilian Kenedy on a season-long loan.
Barcelona confirmed through Twitter on Friday, the signing of defender Marlon Santos on loan from Fluminese.
Despite being overshadowed by the more celebrated leagues being played in Europe, The Brazilian League boasts of some great historic rivalries among the clubs that have pioneered the concept of beautiful football over the years. TheHardTackle's Footblog contest winner Vikram Krishnaveti presents an insight in the Samba football culture.