1. Predicting Brazil's Starting XI Against Colombia

    We are exactly one week from Dunga's second coming as Brazil coach. On Friday, September 5, the Selecao take to the field for their first real test since the blitz at the Mineirao which saw their World Cup dreams go up in smoke...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 9 hours ago 4,165 reads 11 comments

  2. Can Resurgent Ganso Play Important Role in Brazil Future?

    The rise and fall of Ganso had been one of the most intriguing storylines in Brazilian football over the past few years. An elegant No...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 1 day ago 2,384 reads 2 comments

  3. Ganso, Pato and the 10 Best Animal Brazilian Footballer Names

    The weird and wonderful world of Brazilian footballing names has been increasingly explored in recent years, and given the recent upturn in form of Ganso and Pato in tandem at Sao Paulo, the time has come to pay homage to the animals...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 3 days ago 1,305 reads 0 comments

  4. Kaka Return Could Serve as Inspiration for Dunga and Brazil

    Whilst Dunga's first call-up for the Brazilian national side since his reappointment was met with a generally positive reaction, settling on the right players for his rebuilding process will be a lengthy process...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 days ago 6,667 reads 5 comments

  5. Scolari's Mixed Return to the Mineirao

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  6. 10 Young Brazil Players Poised to Break out in 2014/15

    Brazilian players are once more set to play a key role in the season ahead and, as ever, there will be new breakthrough stars among those who come to the fore...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 7 days ago 17,026 reads 28 comments

  7. Dunga Makes Encouraging Changes in 1st Brazil Squad Announcement

    It is, of course, very early days, but the initial indications from Dunga's first call-up for the Brazilian national team were positive and encouraging...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 7 days ago 13,195 reads 38 comments

  8. Dunga Announces First Brazil Squad Since Taking Over as Manager

    New Brazil manager Dunga has named his first squad since taking over for Luiz Felipe Scolari, per 101 Great Goals . This is the group Dunga will use to try to get off to a winning start against Colombia...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 10 days ago 27,201 reads 36 comments

  9. Dunga Drops Alves, Paulinho

    The first day of the new chapter of Brazilian international football took place on Tuesday as Carlos Dunga made his first squad selection as the new Selecao coach.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 10 days ago 179 reads 1 comments

  10. Dunga to Give Hint of Intentions with First Brazil Squad Announcement

    The good news is that people will finally stop talking about the unmitigated disaster that was the World Cup semi-final against Germany. Probably. Later on Tuesday, new Brazil coach Dunga names his first squad since his reappointment...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 10 days ago 6,835 reads 9 comments

  11. 5 Potential Long-Term Successors to Julio Cesar as Brazil Goalkeeper

    Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar staged a remarkable comeback to rescue his international career last year and find a path into the national side for the 2014 World Cup, but most agree that his time with the national team has now come to an end...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 11 days ago 3,493 reads 6 comments

  12. Neymar Isn't a Football Star Until He Wins the World Cup, Says Dunga

    Neymar won't be heralded as a true footballing star until he wins the World Cup, believes newly-appointed Brazil coach Dunga...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 12 days ago 847 reads 1 comments

  13. Kaka and Robinho Return to Brazilian Football for 1 Last Hurrah

    Tens of thousands were in the crowd jumping and cheering. Fans grinned, hugged, looked towards the stage with arms aloft. No title had been won, no milestone achieved...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 14 days ago 40,818 reads 15 comments

  14. Camilo Zuniga's World Cup Shirt from Night He Broke Neymar's Back Up for Auction

    Neymar's broken back was one of the 2014 World Cup's most dramatic and remarkable stories—and it now appears that the shirt worn by the Colombian who inflicted that injury, Camilo Zuniga, is available via auction...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 15 days ago 20,583 reads 13 comments

  15. 5 Brazilians European Clubs Should Look at in Final Weeks of Transfer Window

    With just a few weeks left of the transfer window, the chance to secure many of Brazilian football's leading lights has passed, and instead clubs must be more picky in who they attempt to make a late move for...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 16 days ago 7,593 reads 9 comments

  16. 5 Big Decisions Facing New Brazil Boss Dunga

    Brazil manager Dunga is set for a second bite of the cherry with the national team and will hope to right the wrongs of his first spell in charge...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 17 days ago 4,562 reads 7 comments

  17. Could Jefferson Be First Black Goalkeeper to Win World Cup with Brazil?

    Prior to the World Cup, while Brazil were still riding high on a wave of optimism and belief following nine successive victories, two problem areas were identified in Luiz Felipe Scolari's first-choice team...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 17 days ago 3,454 reads 10 comments

  18. Picking 5 Brazilians Who Will Come to Europe in Summer Transfer Window

    Just a few weeks remain of the transfer window, which closes on 31 August, and the opportunity to bring players across from Brazil is rapidly diminishing, particularly now the end of the Brazilian transfer window is rapidly approaching...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 21 days ago 4,318 reads 3 comments

  19. 7 Brazil Players the Dunga Era Should Leave Behind

    With the appointment of any new coach in football, there is bound to be some reorganisation of team affairs. Rarely has this been so pressing with the Selecao Brasileira as today...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 21 days ago 28,692 reads 103 comments

  20. Neymar Caps 'Killed' Bernard and Brazil in World Cup Semi-Final, Says New Chief

    Brazil's cap tribute to Neymar ahead of the 2014 World Cup semi-final "killed" the man who replaced him, Bernard, and the team as a whole...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 24 days ago 16,732 reads 24 comments

  21. Dunga Must Explore Options to Find New Brazil No. 9 After Fred Retirement

    The fallout from Brazil's World Cup failure has had far-reaching effects. Having spelt the end for coach Luiz Felipe Scolari and his training staff, the 2002 World Cup winner's exit was precipitated by first-choice striker Fred...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 24 days ago 19,734 reads 48 comments

  22. Dunga Wants Neymar to Fill Pele Role for Brazil

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  23. Ranking Top 10 Brazilians on Impact in Serie A

    Over the years Italy's Serie A has churned out some of the finest individual sides that European football has ever witnessed, and among their ranks have been several important Brazilian players...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 25 days ago 5,051 reads 13 comments

  24. Ronaldinho Gaucho Vows to Extend Career: Where Can Former Brazil Star Turn?

    All good things must come to and end, the old adage goes. As Ronaldinho Gaucho amicably parted ways with his latest club Atletico Mineiro on Wednesday, it was initially thought his career might have reached its conclusion...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 28 days ago 49,749 reads 74 comments

  25. Scolari Returns to Club Management with Gremio

    Luiz Felipe Scolari has quickly found work after leaving his post as Brazil manager after being appointed.....

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 635 reads 0 comments