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Brazil's iconic Maracana Stadium​ shut for pitch repairs

Monday's decision means that Brazilian Serie A club Fluminense will be forced to relocate four home matches.

published on : 11th September 2018

Neymar appointed permanent captain of Brazilian football team

The forward, who led the team in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, has been frequently targeted by critics for his behaviour on the field.

published on : 7th September 2018

Diving school! Neymar teaches kids to fall and roll

During the recent World Cup, the player's antics sparked the "Neymar Challenge" where he was widely mocked.

published on : 20th July 2018

What now for Neymar after image-shattering FIFA World Cup?

Neymar was ridiculed for his haircuts, diving and tears, and the 26-year old must now decide what to do about his tattered reputation.

published on : 11th July 2018

Brazil midfielder Casemiro defends Fernandinho after own goal against Belgium in FIFA World Cup quarters

Midfielder Casemiro refuted suggestions that Brazil's failure to reach the World Cup semi-finals represented failure.

published on : 9th July 2018

Brazil's Fernandinho target of racist insults after FIFA World Cup own goal

Shocked by the racist messages, dozens of internet users rushed to Fernandinho's defense on social networks.

published on : 8th July 2018

Diego Maradona sees Brazil 'on the way' to FIFA World Cup title

Neymar and Roberto Firmino struck second-half goals in Samara as Brazil booked a place in the quarter-finals against Belgium.

published on : 4th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: We have to learn to suffer, says Brazil's Neymar

Neymar said Brazil need to learn to suffer after their 2-0 win over Mexico on Monday booked a World Cup quarter-final place.

published on : 2nd July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Danilo available for Brazil against Mexico; Marcelo unclear

Marcelo, who left early in the group stage finale against Serbia because of back spasms, is still uncertain for the match against Mexico. Filipe Luis replaced him against Serbia.

published on : 1st July 2018

Colombia outscore Brazil, Argentina over two FIFA World Cups

A look at Colombia's matches at this World Cup and the 2014 edition in Brazil reveals they have been more effective in total than their bigger South American opponents while also playing fewer games.

published on : 30th June 2018

Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic backs Brazil striker Neymar to regain peak form at FIFA World Cup

Rakitic defended Neymar and said the Paris Saint-Germain forward should not change the way he plays to please critics.

published on : 30th June 2018

South American football trading style for substance

Socio-economic factors & practical demands among reasons leading to South Americans discarding unique style

published on : 30th June 2018

Brazilians finally see less diving from Neymar at FIFA World Cup 2018

Brazilian media even started monitoring his dives during games, and the internet was filled with images showing the Paris Saint-Germain player falling and rolling around on different occasions.

published on : 29th June 2018

Blind it like Brazil

Coach Tite’s eagerness to take the best from different styles & evolve following needs of the modern game has rejuvenated the Selecao

published on : 29th June 2018

Coach Tite backs Brazil to grow in FIFA World Cup's knock-out phase

With Germany having failing to advanced past the first round for the first time in 80 years, Brazil are now installed with many bookmakers as they favourite to win the World Cup.

published on : 28th June 2018
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