Brazil four-time World Cup winner dies at 92

January 6, 2024 Admin III 0

Brazil football legend, Mario Zagallo, has died, aged 92. Zagallo played in the World Cup final a record five times, winning four, as a player and then a coach with Brazil. He is also the first man to become world champion both as a player and a manager. His death was confirmed by Brazilian soccer confederation president, Ednaldo Rodrigues. In Read More

Captain turns hat-trick hero as Argentina beat Brazil twice in 4 days

November 25, 2023 Claudio Echeverri 0

Argentina rode an incredible hat-trick from skipper Claudio Echeverri to overpower archrival Brazil 3-0 in the quarterfinal of the FIFA under-17 World Cup in Jakarta on Friday. Brazil, the defending champion, had a sub-par day in the middle as the 17-year-old Echeverri ran the show.Echeverri, who represents Argentine side River Plate at the club level, opened the scoring in the Read More

How racism fuelled chaos in Argentina, Brazil 2026 World Cup qualifier

November 23, 2023 Admin III 0

An Argentina supporter was arrested on suspicion of racism during the World Cup qualifying match against Brazil at the Maracana on Tuesday. The woman, named by Globo Esporte as Maria Belem Mateucci, is accused of making a racist comment towards an employee of a company that provides services to the Maracana Stadium. She is one of 17 supporters who were Read More

Violence erupts in Argentina, Brazil World Cup qualifier clash

November 22, 2023 Admin III 0

Lionel Messi and Emiliano Martinez tried to intervene as police clashed with Argentina fans before they dealt Brazil a historic defeat at the Maracana in a World Cup qualifier. The longstanding sporting rivalry between two of the most successful teams in world football hit fever pitch after the Brazilian police charged Argentinian fans in response to fighting in the stands Read More

Richarlison goes for psychology rehab as goal drought persists

September 14, 2023 Admin III 0

Tottenham striker Richarlison says he will seek the help of a psychologist to improve his game and break his goal drought after returning from international duty with Brazil. He is yet to score in the Premier League this season and notched just once for Spurs in 27 league appearances last term following his £60m move from Everton. Richarlison, who had Read More

Neymar surpasses Pele record as Brazil thrash Bolivia

September 9, 2023 Admin III 0

Brazil lived up to expectations by thrashing Bolivia 5-1 at home in their 2026 World Cup qualifying opener on Friday, with Neymar surpassing the late great Pele as the country’s top scorer. The 31-year-old, who recently joined Saudi side Al Hilal, bounced back after missing a penalty in the first half, scoring two goals in the 61st and 93rd minutes Read More

Alleged assault: Brazil drop Antony from squad

September 5, 2023 Admin III 0

Manchester United winger Antony has been dropped from the Brazil squad following allegations of physical assault by an ex-partner. The Brazilian Football Federation (CBF) has discussed the 23-year-old’s situation after ex-partner Gabriela Cavallin accused him of assaulting her. The CBF came to the conclusion that Antony will not take part in this September’s international window, releasing a statement saying such. Read More

Paqueta in Brazil dilemma as Manchester City move collapses

August 19, 2023 Admin III 0

Lucas Paqueta has been withdrawn from the Brazil squad after his move to Manchester City collapsed amid an FA investigation. The Football Association is taking a close look into the Brazilian’s betting activity as they suspect there has been a breach in their guidelines related to gambling on football. Since the matter is under investigation, Manchester City decided to pull Read More

For the first time ever, Morocco beat Brazil

March 26, 2023 Reuters 0

Sofiane Boufal and Abdelhamid Sabiri scored to give Morocco a 2-1 victory in a friendly match against Brazil in Tangier on Saturday, earning their first victory ever against the five-time world champions. World Cup semi-finalists Morocco did not hold back and delivered a statement win against soccer powerhouse Brazil in their first home game after an outstanding Qatar 2022 campaign. Read More

Breaking: Barcelona legend sent to jail

January 20, 2023 Mail Online 0

Brazilian international Dani Alves has had his contract at Mexican side Pumas terminated after he being jailed on remand without bail over an alleged sexual assault of a woman in a Barcelona nightclub. The 39-year-old, who has denied any wrongdoing, was taken to the Brians 1 jail outside Barcelona, said a source with knowledge of the matter. Earlier on Friday, Alves appeared Read More