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Ronaldinho honoured at Rio's Maracana hall of fame

The 38-year-old star joined Pele, Garrincha, Zico and other Brazilian greats who also have footprints in the stadium's hall of fame.

published on : 9th January 2019

Brazil captain Neymar ready to act as mentor to Everton's Richarlison 

Richarlison has won a place in the Brazil squad this season after impressing for Everton following his transfer from Watford.

published on : 16th November 2018

Brazil to play Cameroon in last international friendly of 2018 in London 

The last time the teams met was during the group stage of the 2014 World Cup when Brazil won 4-1 in Brasilia with a Neymar double.

published on : 26th October 2018

Brazil make heavy work of beating Saudi Arabia in friendly

The Saudis ended the match with 10 men after Al-Owais was sent off with 10 minutes left for handling the ball outside the penalty area when pressured by Richarlison.  

published on : 13th October 2018

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
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