Player Flips Fans Bird, Gets Red Card

By Mark Patterson (Photo: Screengrab)

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    Flamengo's Bizarre Water-Aided Goal

    by Mark Patterson

    Alecsandro scored a brace of goals as Flamengo beat Vasco da Gama 2-1 in the Maracana on Sunday—including probably his first and last assist from rain. Rain was plummeting down in ... Read More »

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    Robinho Proves He's Still Got It

    by Mark Patterson

    Robinho rolled back the years to put in a sterling display for Santos , with two goals and an assist in their 3-1 victory over Portuguesa on Sunday... Read More »

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    Sao Paulo Star Pulls a Terry

    by Sean Fay

    Sao Paulo's Alan Kardec is the latest player to " do a John Terry " and slip while taking a crucial penalty. However, poor Kardec 's effort was much worse than Terry's miss in the 2008 Cha... Read More »

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    Not Football? 'Bla Bla Bla Bla Bla'

    by Mark Patterson

    Cruzeiro host Atletico Mineiro in the second leg of the Brazilian Cup final tonight, and one local newspaper, Estado de Minas , is making no attempt whatsoever to cover anything else.... Read More »

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    Corinthians to Open Cemetery

    by Mark Patterson

    Fans of Brazilian club Corinthians will be able to take their loyalty to the grave after the club revealed plans to open a cemetery for up to 70,000 players... Read More »