Copa America 2021: Best images of Lionel Messi as Argentina end 28-year trophy drought at Brazil's Maracana
After losing four times in finals, early exits in major tournaments and even a decision to retire from the national team, the superstar celebrated a much-awaited title with Argentina at Saturday's 1-0 win against Brazil in the Maracana Stadium. Here are some of the images of the "GOAT" after the final match.
IN PICS | 200 jaguars, other animals feared dead in Brazil tropical wetland fires, rescue operations continue
A vast swath of a vital wetlands is burning in Brazil, sweeping across several national parks and obscuring the sun behind dense smoke.
Ricardo Kaka birthday: Quoting Pele, Beckham and others, here is why everyone loves the iconic Ballon d'Or winner!
“A really nice guy… in a profession of a-holes,” planetfootball quotes a sports journalist once saying about former AC Milan superstar Kaka. The gifted Brazilian, who beat Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi to win the Ballon d'Or in 2007, is one among the most loved footballers of this generation. From former teammates to rivals, this is how some of the legends like to remember the playmaker.
Why many Indians disagree Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro being chief guest for Republic Day parade? Maybe these quotes will tell...
Jair Bolsonaro is not popular among a large set of people around the world. The right-leaning leader is often criticised as a homophobic, racist and sexist leader because of the comments he had made in public. Here are a few of his controversial remarks.
FIFA International break: Matches you don't want to miss in October, November | Germany vs Argentina, Brazil vs Nigeria
As Europe's leading clubs begin their mental preparation to lose many key players to national duty, here are the mouth-watering matches of October and November that you don't want to miss.
The destruction in Rondonia is dramatic: walls of flames advancing across the expansive forest beneath enormous plumes of thick smoke.
Brazil without Neymar has proved to be better than Argentina with Lionel Messi.
Two separate suspensions for insulting a referee and hitting a fan, losing Brazil's captaincy and a disputed accusation of rape - the world's most expensive player had a difficult season for club and country, on and off the field.
Brazil hadn't made it past the quarterfinals of the Copa America since beating Argentina 3-0 in the 2007 final in Venezuela.
The Brazilian skipper was harshly criticised for easily going down on the field, here are 10 pics of the star forward "on the ground."
The first set of matches during FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals witnessed some unexpected results as Uruguay and Brazil are out of the world cup race.
Five of the top six nations in the FIFA rankings have played, and none has won. Only two of the top dozen teams have victories.
An anti-establishment tone is echoing through this year's celebrations in Brazil. And Sunday night's parade at Rio's Sambadrome featured entries that blasted the country's political leadership at a moment of economic slump and political scandal.
As Brazilian legend Ronaldinho retires, here are some amazing facts about the 2005 Ballon d'Or winner
Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has formally confirmed his retirement from football, more than two years since his last appearance as a professional.
England swaggered their way into the FIFA U-17 World Cup triumph and the invigorating final against Spain was as much a celebration of attacking football as it was about an incredible turnaround here tonight.
The three-time champions Brazil rallied to overturn Jann-Fiete Arp's 21st-minute lead through substitute Weverson and Paulinho second-half goals to set up a semi-final clash with England on Wednesday.
The Zika virus initially led to fever-like situations for the affected people. However, it also leads to microcephaly, a condition that affects new born babies.