June 8, 2021
Brazilian football federation (CBF) president Rogerio Caboclo was temporarily removed from his position late Sunday, in connection with sexual assault accusations. Caboclo has been initially suspended for 30 days by decision of the CBF ethics commission. He was accused of sexual and moral assault by a employee of the confederation, while Caboclo denies all accusations. Brazilian team coach Tite and his players have shown dissatisfaction with the Copa America to be hosted in the country on short notice from Sunday onwards.