1. Should Neymar or Thiago Silva Be Brazil Captain Under Dunga?

    It's a brave new world in the garden of Brazilian football. Dunga has made what can only be described as a nigh-on perfect start to life as Selecao boss, and he has been ringing the changes with a remarkable level of success...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 3 days ago 12,884 reads 30 comments

  2. Time for Douglas Costa to Come Good on Potential with Brazil

    The name Douglas Costa has been linked with some of the biggest clubs in European football for many years. Yet, despite seemingly having been around for an eternity, the Shakhtar Donetsk winger is just 24 years old...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 4 days ago 3,581 reads 2 comments

  3. Neymar Will Beat Pele's Brazil Records, Claims Fellow Legend Romario

    Brazil and Barcelona superstar Neymar will eclipse the legendary Pele's goalscoring record for his country, Romario has predicted...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 4 days ago 10,520 reads 42 comments

  4. Luiz Adriano Full of Ambition for Brazil and Shakhtar Donetsk

    Mention Luiz Adriano to any Shakhtar Donetsk fan or keen observer of the UEFA Champions League and they would invariably show bemusement over the bagel-shaped number of national team ...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 7 days ago 410 reads 0 comments

  5. Dunga Relies on 'Gringos' for Last Brazil Squad Announcement of 2014

    It's time to give the gringos a go. As far as Brazilian footballers go, anyway. Dunga made his final squad announcement this year for the Selecao's upcoming friendlies against Turkey and Austria without a home-based player in sight...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 7 days ago 7,433 reads 10 comments

  6. Brazil Right to Call Up Born Winner, Champions League Ace Luiz Adriano

    Luiz Adriano’s Brazil call-up is as sensible as it is richly-deserved. Sensible, for a national side in desperate need of an in-form centre-forward, and richly-deserved, ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 8 days ago 2,070 reads 11 comments

  7. Thiago Silva Returns to Brazil Squad and Neymar Confirmed as Captain

    Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva is back in the Brazil national team squad ahead of friendlies with Turkey and Austria next month. Neymar will remain the captain despite his return...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 7,223 reads 31 comments

  8. Neymar Officially Named Captain

    Neto, Diego Alves, Thiago Silva, Alex Sandro, Casemiro, Roberto Firmino, Lucas Moura, Luiz Adriano & Douglas Costa named in #Brasil squad......

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 8 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  9. Fifa's Third-Party Ownership Ban: Is It Good or Bad News for Brazil?

    The revelation that Barcelona paid over £20m more than they originally declared to tempt Neymar from the Brazilian seaside town of Santos to the more noble shores of Catalonia ...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 10 days ago 258 reads 0 comments

  10. Ronaldinho Seems to Be Enjoying Himself on Set of New Music Video

    Ronaldinho has never hidden his affections for the "Fairer Sex." Indeed, when he signed for Mexican team Queretaro last month, he was reported by Metro as saying, "I want to win titles and girls here...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 10 days ago 17,067 reads 16 comments

  11. Dunga Ponders Next Move Ahead of Brazil Squad Announcement

    To stick or twist is the big issue on Dunga 's agenda ahead of his next challenge back in the Brazil hotseat ...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 10 days ago 3,206 reads 4 comments

  12. 5 Campeonato Brasileiro Players Who Could Make Brazil Squad

    Brazilian football is heading in the right direction once again after four wins on the bounce under Dunga. More importantly, the boss is succeeding in changing the side's playing philosophy while maintaining momentum...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 14 days ago 3,919 reads 11 comments

  13. Brazil's Neymar Becomes 5th Player with 40 Goals for El Selecao

    Brazil forward Neymar scored four goals in Tuesday's friendly against Japan, leading El Selecao to a 4-0 victory in Singapore while becoming the fifth player in his country's storied ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 15 days ago 1,593 reads 1 comments

  14. Why David Luiz Is Under Most Pressure for Brazil Following Win over Japan

    He has been a fixture in the Brazil side since the axing of Lucio following a disastrous Copa America in 2011, but David Luiz 's place as a guaranteed starter in the Brazil setup is coming under real threat in these early months under Dunga ...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 16 days ago 3,971 reads 3 comments

  15. Brazil Begin to Refind Rhythm as Dunga Revolution Takes Shape

    That's eight scored without reply now. Four games, four wins, increasingly encouraging displays and a "craque" threatening to impose himself upon football's top table before too long...

    Robbie Blakeley Written by Robbie Blakeley about 16 days ago 8,852 reads 29 comments

  16. Neymar on Target to Break Pele's Brazil Record with 4-Goal Haul vs. Japan

    In scoring four goals against Japan in Singapore on Tuesday evening, Neymar hit the 40-goal mark for his country in just 58 astonishing appearances...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 17 days ago 8,991 reads 11 comments

  17. Japan vs. Brazil: Score, Grades and Reaction from International Friendly

    Japan 0-4 Brazil Neymar struck four times in a 4-0 rout of Japan to become Brazil's fifth-highest goalscorer of all time...

    Ian Rodgers Written by Ian Rodgers about 17 days ago 12,624 reads 38 comments

  18. Neymar Scores Four Against Japan, Now Has 40 Goals in 58 Games

    Neymar continued his amazing international scoring record when he scored four goals for Brazil against Japan in Singapore on Tuesday...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 17 days ago 35,501 reads 102 comments

  19. Key Issues That Will Shape Brazil's International Friendly with Japan

    Brazil face Japan in a friendly in Singapore on Tuesday as both sides continue their respective rebuilding processes following disastrous World Cup exits...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 18 days ago 1,484 reads 4 comments

  20. Brazil Stars Mark 'Dia Das Criancas,' Children's Day, with Series of Pictures

    Brazil's biggest stars took to social media to mark Children's Day with a series of pictures. The day, known in their homeland as Dia das Criancas , is celebrated in various countries on different days but falls this Sunday in Brazil...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 19 days ago 2,902 reads 2 comments

  21. Jefferson: I've Studied Messi's Penalties

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 19 days ago 1,311 reads 0 comments

  22. Tardelli Talks Through 'Unique' Brace

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 19 days ago 376 reads 0 comments

  23. Diego Tardelli Gives Brazil Win as Lionel Messi Falters for Argentina

    Diego Tardelli scored both goals as Brazil beat Argentina 2-0 in a Beijing tussle billed as the Superclásico de las Américas...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 19 days ago 651 reads 0 comments

  24. Brazil's Repeated Haranguing of Referee Takes Gloss off Argentina Win

    On the surface of things, Brazil can be reasonably content with their national football team once more this Saturday evening, having beaten arch-rivals Argentina 2-0 in a smoggy Beijing...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 20 days ago 3,567 reads 12 comments

  25. Could Udinese Star Allan Marques Loureiro Abandon Brazil for Italy?

    Udinese 's elite central midfielder Allan Marques Loureiro has been denied a chance to play for the Brazilian national team for the umpteenth time...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 21 days ago 3,375 reads 23 comments