1. Tite Return to Corinthians Highlights Brazilian Coach Instability

    Tite is back. The headlines across Paulista , as the state of Sao Paulo is known, newspapers were largely positive...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 5 hours ago 428 reads 0 comments

  2. Could Alexandre Pato and Paulo Henrique Ganso Earn a Brazil Recall in 2015?

    A new year and, quite possibly, a new start are just around the corner. For Brazil, the great challenge of 2015 will lie in the Copa America, to be held in Chile, in the middle of the year...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 days ago 3,158 reads 10 comments

  3. Fred Tops Brasileirao Scoring Charts to Defy World Cup Critics

    Cast your eye back to July 8. Quite possibly the darkest day in the history of Brazilian football. The World Cup semi-final between the tournament hosts and eventual champions ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 7 days ago 3,303 reads 16 comments

  4. Ancelotti Defends Marcelo Following Brazilian Coach Dunga's Criticism

    Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has come to the defense of his Brazilian left-back Marcelo, who has come under criticism from national team coach Dunga.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 7 days ago 1,009 reads 0 comments

  5. Pele Plays 'FIFA' for the First Time with Former Santos Team-Mate Coutinho

    Computer games can be pretty complex these days, and we are guessing Brazilian football legend Pele has not spent much time in front of an Xbox ...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 8 days ago 4,974 reads 2 comments

  6. Cruzeiro Face Fight to Keep Likes of Lucas Silva and Everton Ribeiro

    Just as English football hurtles towards its traditional Christmas blitz, so the season in Brazil has seen the curtain close on another season...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 10 days ago 5,042 reads 4 comments

  7. Should Dunga and Brazil Experiment with a 3-5-2 Formation in 2015?

    Strength in depth is a key concept in football. Something Dunga has proved so rapidly in less than six months back in the hot seat is that Brazil have options available...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 14 days ago 4,029 reads 11 comments

  8. Brazilian Superstar Marta Talks About Upcoming Women's World Cup and More

    When the 2015 Women's World Cup kicks off in Canada next summer, plenty of stars will be vying for their first World Cup trophy...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 15 days ago 18,356 reads 48 comments

  9. Botafogo Relegation Inevitable After Year to Forget

    There was a melancholy feel to the Monday morning air in Rio de Janeiro this week. As it so often is in this corner of the world, football was the decisive factor...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 17 days ago 791 reads 0 comments

  10. Winners and Losers of Brazil's 2014

    And so Brazil’s 2014 was concluded in Vienna, a sixth successive victory—a 2-1 win against Austria—bringing the year to a satisfactory but ultimately unavailing ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 21 days ago 9,303 reads 14 comments

  11. Brazil Learn Copa America Group as Road to Recovery Begins in Earnest

    For Brazil, perhaps before it has been seen as a slight distraction. Something to be endured, rather than to be strived after...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 24 days ago 4,694 reads 6 comments

  12. 6 Lessons from Dunga's First 6 Games as Brazil Boss

    So, Brazil can close the door on 2014 with a sigh of relief. This year may not have gone to plan for close to 200 million people, but it has not all been utter doom and gloom...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 28 days ago 3,101 reads 11 comments

  13. Romario: Neymar Can Be Bigger Than Lionel Messi

    Aged just 22, Neymar has already accomplished a great many things for Brazil. The Barcelona superstar is on a staggering goalscoring trajectory for his country, having scored 42 times for the Selecao ...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 30 days ago 5,793 reads 69 comments

  14. Neymar Tries to Sign Fan's Shirt and Return His Pen, Denied by Security

    Brazil star Neymar was all class when a pitch invader tried to get him to sign his Barcelona shirt in Austria on Tuesday night. Neymar started to sign the shirt, only for security guards to grab the fan and push him away...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 1 month ago 9,940 reads 10 comments

  15. Pele's Son Edinho Arrested After Losing Appeal in Money Laundering Case

    SAO PAULO -- Pele's son was arrested in Brazil on Tuesday after losing an appeal in a money laundering case involving a drug gang.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 105 reads 0 comments