Gabriel Jesus

Brazil seeks FIFA punishment for players who skipped matches

They had been called up for World Cup qualifiers but didn't travel after Premier League teams had objected to their players going to South American nations, which are on the UK's Covid red list.

published on : 9th September 2021

Costly flying kick: Brazil's Gabriel Jesus out of Copa America final due to suspension

The striker didn't play on Monday in Brazil's 1-0 semifinal victory against Peru, being replaced by winger Everton.

published on : 7th July 2021

Brazil beats Chile at Copa America despite Gabriel Jesus' second-half red card

Lucas Paquetá's winner to the left corner of Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo in the 46th minute gave Brazil fans some hope that the Selecao would ease into the next stage.

published on : 3rd July 2021

In-form Brazil keeps search for striker against Peru at Copa America

Tite tested Everton Ribeiro and Gabriel Barbosa up front at practice on Tuesday instead of Lucas Paquetá, Richarlison and Gabriel Jesus, who started in Brazil's 3-0 win over Venezuela.

published on : 16th June 2021

Brazil searches for right target man for Copa America ahead of tournament opener

Gabriel Jesus, Roberto Firmino, Richarlison and Gabriel Barbosa are in contention.

published on : 11th June 2021

FIFA World Cup: Favela fans celebrate Gabriel Jesus in Brazil hometown

Dressed in the national shirt, draped in Brazilian flags and wearing Gabriel Jesus masks, the residents of the tough Jardim Peri favela crammed into Bar da Gisele for the game against Costa Rica.

published on : 23rd June 2018

Brazil superstar Neymar begins assault on FIFA World Cup with injury woe behind him

The world's most expensive player appears to have recovered fully from the fractured foot that required an operation in March, with the only slight concern being his possible lack of match fitness.

published on : 16th 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

More than half of Brazilians don't care about FIFA World Cup: Poll

The respected pollsters reported that this was the most tepid build-up to a cup since the question was first posed in 1994.

published on : 12th June 2018

Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne says League Cup just the start for Manchester City 

City picked up their first silverware of the Pep Guardiola era by sweeping aside Arsenal 3-0 at Wembley on Sunday.

published on : 27th February 2018

Striker Gabriel Jesus could make early Manchester City return in League Cup final

Brazil international Jesus has not featured for the Premier League leaders since he suffered a knee ligament injury against Crystal Palace on December 31.

published on : 24th February 2018

Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola proud to beat 'best opponents' Napoli in Champions League

Prior to the game Guardiola had lavished praise on Napoli, who are top of Serie A with eight wins from eight games.

published on : 18th October 2017

Gabriel Jesus earns Manchester City narrow win over Napoli in Champions League

Manchester City conceded two penalties as they edged Napoli 2-1 to tighten their grip on Champions League Group F.

published on : 18th October 2017

In clash of Premier League heavyweights, Manchester City thrash ten-men Liverpool 5-0

Sadio Mane was shown a straight red card for a challenge on goalkeeper Ederson, turning the tide completely against the Reds. 

published on : 9th September 2017