Brazil

Brazil News: Neymar ‘grateful’ after breaking Pele’s record

Neymar expressed gratitude and humility after surpassing Pele as Brazil’s all-time leading scorer. Neymar struck twice as the five-time world champions romped to a 5-1 win over Bolivia in their opening World Cup qualifier in the northern Brazilian city of…

Carlo Ancelotti set to be head coach of Brazil football team after 2024 Copa America

Real Madrid’s Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti will take over as head coach of Brazil’s national team for the 2024 Copa America, a source at the Brazilian Football Federation told AFP on Tuesday. The federation had announced earlier that Fluminense’s Fernando…

2023 Women’s World Cup: Marta to lead Brazil squad

Veteran forward Marta will lead a fresh-faced Brazil looking to pull off an upset to win its first women’s World Cup when the tournament kicks off next month, coach Pia Sundhage announced Tuesday. At age 37, the legendary number 10,…

Brazil women’s beat Germany 2-1 to prepare for 2023 World Cup

First half goals from Tamires and Ary took Brazil to a 2-1 win over Germany in Nuremberg on Tuesday, continuing the South American side’s women’s World Cup preparations. Tamires took advantage of some poor defensive communication from Germany to strike…

Neymar may not play for Brazil again as Selecao out from world cup 2022

Brazil star Neymar hinted he might quit international football on Friday, saying he could not “100 percent” guarantee he would play for the national team again. Speaking after his side’s World Cup quarter-final defeat in Qatar, the Paris Saint-Germain superstar…

Neymar shines as Brazil thrashed South Korea 4-1, setup world cup 2022 Quarterfinal vs Croatia

It was the same old Neymar out there, looking fit and scoring a goal to move closer to Pelé’s all-time record and lead Brazil into the World Cup quarterfinals. Neymar returned from injury and converted a first-half penalty in Brazil’s…

Cameroon shock Brazil but fails to enter Round of 16 at 2022 world cup, Switzerland qualify

Cameroon defeated a second-string Brazil 1-0 but could not make it to the knockout stage with Switzerland upstaging them after their 3-2 win over Serbia in the other Group H match played at Lusail Stadium on Friday night. Vincent Aboubakar…

Rooney picks Brazil, Argentina, Belgium, England semi-finalists of 2022 world cup

Legendary footballers Wayne Rooney and Luis Figo feel that the South American giants Brazil and Argentina will make it to the last four of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. Brazil has had a great start to their campaign winning…

Casemiro scored as Brazil beat Switzerland to reach world cup 2022 knockouts

A Brazil side lacking spark without the injured Neymar needed a late strike from Casemiro to edge out Switzerland 1-0 on Monday as the five-time winners secured their place in the World Cup last 16 with one game to spare….

Neymar goes on trial ahead of 2022 Qatar World Cup

A month before the World Cup begins in Qatar, Brazilian superstar Neymar goes on trial in Spain over alleged irregularities in his transfer to Barcelona nearly a decade ago. The trial opens in Barcelona on Monday following a years-long legal…