Brazil has been hit by another tragedy, after at least 10 people were killed in a fire at the training ground of one of the country's biggest football clubs, Flamengo.

The victims include several youth team players.

The fire broke out around 5am local time (07:00 GMT) at the facility on the edge of Rio de Janeiro, which includes accommodation for teenage footballers.

Al Jazeera's Manuel Rapalo reports.

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