Brazil football team

Lucas Paqueta using Copa America to seal his place in Brazil squad

Paqueta scored the winners against Chile and Peru in the knockout stage, played in five out of six matches and became a frontrunner to take a position that once belonged to Philippe Coutinho.

published on : 6th July 2021

Brazil fans not really in mood for Copa America, here is why

The pandemic, the last-minute hosting, some unimpressive matches, and the fact that the most popular broadcaster is not showing the Copa America have cut down the fans' interest.

published on : 6th July 2021

Lucas Paqueta's goal takes Brazil past Peru to reach Copa America summit clash

Peru were non-existant as an attacking force and when they did manage to win a corner just after the half hour, they ended up playing the ball all the way back to Gallese.

published on : 6th July 2021

Alisson or Ederson? Host Brazil favourite to defend Copa America title but questions galore

Captain Casemiro is yet to find out whether he will play as defensive midfielder next to Douglas Luiz, Fred or Lucas Paqueta.

published on : 11th June 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Defenders Dani Alves, Thiago Silva back in Brazil squad

Brazil leads the South American qualifying group with four wins from four matches, two points ahead of Argentina.

published on : 15th May 2021

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

Brazil experiments with a new 'magic quartet' at FIFA World Cup 2018

It will be the first time Brazil brings a prominent attacking foursome like the one that attracted all the headlines 12 years ago with Ronaldinho, Kaka, Ronaldo and Adriano.

published on : 15th June 2018

Former hero Ronaldo backs Brazil to end 16-year FIFA World Cup wait in Russia

Tite's Brazilian squad head into the tournament as one of the favourites, and will meet Switzerland, Costa Rica and Serbia in Group E.

published on : 13th June 2018

Brazil touch down in Russia ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018

Brazil begin their campaign next Sunday, June 17, when they face Switzerland in Rostov-on-Don.

published on : 11th June 2018

Brazil's Roberto Firmino prefers feet to do the talking in FIFA World Cup

To the fans, he is affectionately known as Firmino Safadao (Naughty Firmino), and their favorite to be Brazil's main striker at the World Cup in Russia.

published on : 8th June 2018