The Brazilian and South American leagues have always been seen as a stepping stone for talented youngsters looking to earn a living in Europe, and as such have always been viewed much weaker in comparisons to their European counterparts.
He does miss out however on teaming up with Brazilian legends Roberto Carlos, who left for Russia earlier this year, and Ronaldo who retired following the club's Copa Libertadores exit to Deportes Tolima in February.
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It outlines their ambition to become the biggest club in South America.
Manchester United fans especially have a reason to remember them, as a side containing goalkeeper Dida, Edu (yes, the Arsenal one) and Colombian legend Freddy Rincon won the FIFA World Club Cup in 2000.
Most of the squad contains Brazilians where club captain Chicao is uncapped and has only been at the club for three years.