SAO PAULO -- Former Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has signed a contract with Sao Paulo giants Palmeiras, returning home after three successful years at Guangzhou Evergrande.
Palmeiras made the announcement on their social media channels on Thursday. Scolari's contract is valid until 2020.
On Wednesday, the club fired Scolari's predecessor Roger Machado after a 1-0 defeat at Fluminense in the 15th round of the Brazilian championship.
The 69-year-old Scolari led Brazil to their record fifth...