1. Brazil's Bernard Risks Wasting Talent in Shakhtar No Show

    Bernard’s honeymoon period at Shakhtar Donetsk is most certainly over. As the Ukranian Championship takes a hiatus, the country’s dominant outfit and their plethora ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 8 hours ago 2,776 reads 3 comments

  2. Cristiano Ronaldo in Brazilian Club Football: Could It Really Happen?

    It was hard not to offer a wan smile at the thought of Cristiano Ronaldo pulling on a Flamengo or Corinthians shirt for anything other than for a trip down the supermarket, or, perhaps, in a charity kickabout of some description...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 4 days ago 6,464 reads 17 comments

  3. Ronaldo: I've Slept in Rooms with Roberto Carlos More Often Than with Women

    Brazilian legend Ronaldo has played on both sides of the Real Madrid -Barcelona and Milan rivalries, so he's had no shortage of spectacular team-mates (and that's not mentioning his time spent with the Brazilian national team)...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 7 days ago 66,245 reads 21 comments

  4. Brazilian Transfer Window Points to Bad Times Ahead in Domestic Football

    We are used to seeing the Campeonato Brasileiro 's biggest stars make the understandable switch to Europe...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 7 days ago 1,263 reads 1 comments

  5. Ronaldo's Proposed Return Can Only Be Negative for Brazilian Great

    Can football be described as an art form? Certainly, there are players who can make the game look like that, and this week’s Ballon d’Or ceremony, and the battle over ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 11 days ago 22,358 reads 23 comments

  6. Has Jefferson Thrown Away His Brazil Future by Remaining with Botafogo?

    The kick-off to the Brazilian season is just around the corner but don’t expect any fireworks just yet...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 14 days ago 2,958 reads 4 comments

  7. 8 Brasileirao Players Who Could Move to Europe in January Window

    Another January transfer window is in full swing and the Twitter hashtag #transfers is likely going into overdrive...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 18 days ago 8,702 reads 24 comments

  8. Is a Move to Corinthians Right for Tottenham and Brazil Midfielder Paulinho?

    It is widely accepted that Tottenham Hotspur blew the Gareth Bale money, compounded by their failure to qualify for Europe's elite club competition, the UEFA Champions League...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 21 days ago 3,316 reads 7 comments

  9. Bursaspor Striker Copies Ronaldo's Iconic 2002 World Cup Haircut

    Brazil legend Ronaldo provided one of the great months of football back in 2002 when he scored eight goals to help Brazil win the World Cup...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 23 days ago 3,191 reads 2 comments

  10. 6 Challenges Facing Dunga and Brazil in 2015

    A new year and a new start. For Brazil and the Selecao, that sentiment is particularly poignant as Dunga continues his rebuilding mission. The ultimate goal is of course the World Cup...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 25 days ago 7,289 reads 13 comments

  11. Neymar Wins His 1st Samba Gold Award

    Neymar has won his first ever Samba Gold, the annual award that goes to the player selected as the best Brazilian player in Europe.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 25 days ago 340 reads 0 comments

  12. Is Hosting a World Cup Worth the Expense?

    There is a double-edged nature to Fifa's preference for hosting World Cups in all four corners of the planet.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 27 days ago 122 reads 0 comments

  13. Are Brazil in a Stronger Position Under Dunga Than Luiz Felipe Scolari?

    How do you gauge Brazil’s year on the football pitch? Taking the broadest strokes of the brush to the page, it can only be viewed as a failure. There was only one target in 2014 — success at the FIFA World Cup...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 28 days ago 2,083 reads 9 comments

  14. Neymar Can Continue Brazil and Barcelona Rise in 2015

    For all the negatives Brazilian football spewed out in 2014, Neymar remained the highlight. From disappointing Copa Libertadores campaigns to that catastrophic World ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 1 month ago 14,079 reads 131 comments