Sao Paulo player found dead

Brazilian footballer Daniel Correa Freitas was found dead in Sao Jose dos Pinhais on Saturday night. According to Brazilian newspaper Band B the 24-year-old attacking midfielder, who was castrated and nearly beheaded, was a victim of torture. The road where the body was found is known for the dumping of corpses.

Freitas started his career with Botafogo before moving to Sao Paulo in 2015. He spent the last two years out on loan with Coritiba, Ponte Preta and then Sao Bento.