Teixeira Resignation Implications for CBF

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The resignation of Ricardo Teixiera, president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) from 1989 until 2012, is seen by many of Brazil's sporting press as the green light Brazilian football needed to move to a system more compatible with the world calendar. After over two decades, some feel an opportunity for transformation has finally been presented.

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