Former Fifa president Joao Havelange at a ceremony after receiving a medal from the Paraguayan Olympic Committee. Photo: Reuters

Brazil’s former Fifa soccer boss Havelange, 100, dies in Rio

The first non-European to head world football’s governing body, who made the organisation a global powerhouse, has died

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Former Fifa president Joao Havelange at a ceremony after receiving a medal from the Paraguayan Olympic Committee. Photo: Reuters
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