Brazil football stadiums to turn into #coronavirus field hospitals
Thursday, 26 March, 2020, 16:10
Brazil's top football clubs are handing over their stadiums for health authorities to turn them into field hospitals and clinics to fight the coronavirus pandemic.As of Monday morning, Brazil has 1,546 confirmed infections and 25 deaths, according to data collected by Johns Hopkins University in the United States. Current South American champions Flamengo also confirmed it is giving control of their famous Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro to health authorities.
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