Seedorf signs with Botafogo
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Former Netherlands international Clarence Seedorf has joined Brazilian side Botafogo on a two-year-deal.

The Surinam-born 36-year-old, who recently ended a ten-year stint at AC Milan, has been given what Botafogo claim is the most lucrative deal ever handed out to a foreign player in Brazil.

The club announced the deal in a statement which read: "Botafogo have formalised a contract with the Dutch midfielder Clarence Seedorf, who is 36.

"Seedorf has signed a deal for two years with Botafogo. It is the biggest contract for a foreigner made by a Brazilian football club."

Rio de Janeiro-based Botafogo currently sit eighth in the Campeonato Brasileiro with three wins from six matches.