1. Neymar Criticised by New Brazil Coach Dunga for Dyed Hair, Wearing Caps

    The relationship between new Brazil coach Dunga and the team's talisman, Neymar , could be one to watch, with the manager criticising the forward over his dyed hair and choice of hats...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 2 days ago 74,692 reads 65 comments

  2. Neymar Injury: Updates on Barcelona Star's Recovery from Broken Vertebra

    Updates from Wednesday, July 29 Neymar will turn to what Marca describes as a "Miracle doctor" in order to return from his back injury as soon as possible ahead of the new season...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 4 days ago 42,795 reads 44 comments

  3. Neymar's Brain on Auto-Pilot When He Plays Football, Say Japanese Neurologists

    Scientists in Japan have measured Neymar 's brain activity while he plays football and have worked out that, compared to an amateur footballer, he uses 10 percent less cerebral function when he performs a task such as rotating his ankle...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 6 days ago 127,564 reads 27 comments

  4. Why Neymar's Injury Could Help Barcelona Later This Season

    While it is certain that new signing Luis Suarez will not be available to play for quite a while, the situation of Neymar is almost as worrying...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 7 days ago 31,601 reads 46 comments

  5. Neymar: Lionel Messi Deserved Golden Ball, but so Did Schweinsteiger and Robben

    Brazil forward Neymar says his Barcelona team-mate, Lionel Messi , was a deserving winner of the Golden Ball award as the 2014 World Cup's best player—but that Bastian Schweinsteiger and Arjen Robben also deserved recognition...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 10 days ago 104,686 reads 34 comments

  6. What Barcelona Must Do Until Luis Suarez and Neymar Are Available to Play

    Because of Luis Suarez 's ban, it will be quite a while before Barcelona are able to gain from their high-profile transfer...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 16 days ago 12,420 reads 22 comments

  7. Picking an All-South American World Cup XI

    South America had six teams looking to preserve the tradition that dictated that a World Cup in the American continent is to be won by an American national team...

    Hugo Chavez Barroso Written by Hugo Chavez Barroso about 16 days ago 1,432 reads 6 comments

  8. Neymar Interrupts Brazil's Post-Match Press Conference to Give Scolari a Hug

    Things were going just fine in Brazil's World Cup campaign until Neymar injured his spine in the quarter-finals against Colombia. From there...not so much. With Neymar , Brazil were unbeaten and had outscored opponents 10-4 in five matches...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 18 days ago 162,163 reads 39 comments

  9. Neymar's Presence Would Not Have Prevented Brazil's Disastrous End at World Cup

    Brazil bowed out of the 2014 World Cup with a 3-0 defeat to Netherlands in the third-place match on Saturday, and the shambolic performance proved that Neymar 's enviable talents would not have been enough to carry this squad to World Cup glory...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 18 days ago 2,449 reads 3 comments

  10. Barcelona Rebuild Not Complete Despite Luis Suarez, Neymar, Lionel Messi Attack

    The biggest transfer of the summer is done: Luis Suarez has moved from Liverpool to Barcelona. To the probable relief of all parties—clubs, player, fans and rumour column-readers—the ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 20 days ago 59,926 reads 229 comments

  11. Neymar Speaks About His Injury, Brazil's Collapse, 2018 World Cup and More

    This year's World Cup was a roller-coaster ride for Neymar . On the one hand, he was not only the best player for Brazil throughout the tournament, but also one of the best players, period...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 20 days ago 19,427 reads 21 comments

  12. Neymar Stopped Watching Brazil vs. Germany After 7th Goal, Played Poker Instead

    Brazil forward Neymar , who missed the 7-1 semi-final defeat to Germany after picking up an injury, gave up on watching the game after Germany scored their seventh goal, according to reports in Spain and Portugal...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 21 days ago 173,647 reads 159 comments

  13. Stars of Nike's 2014 World Cup Advert Had a Pretty Tough Tournament

    Nike's World Cup campaign involved some bold (and excellent) adverts, including a cartoon of their A-List footballers battling clones of themselves in Brazil...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 22 days ago 15,886 reads 38 comments

  14. Why Neymar Wouldn't Have Saved Brazil from World Cup Mauling by Germany

    Brazilian superstar Neymar sat out the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final with an injury as his team were humiliated 7-1 by Germany, a historic defeat as they bowed out of the finals on home soil in embarrassing fashion...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 22 days ago 26,560 reads 119 comments

  15. Neymar's Facebook Message for Brazil Ahead of the World Cup Semi-Final

    Neymar took to Facebook with a rousing message for Brazil fans ahead of the World Cup semi-final against Germany later on Tuesday...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 23 days ago 74,052 reads 18 comments

  16. Neymar Injury Update: Latest Reports Ahead of Brazil vs. Germany 2014

    Neymar, the perfect personification of the home side Brazil, will need something short of a miracle to participate in a potential final match at the 2014 World Cup. That is, if his side can move past a loaded German roster that have yet to lose...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 23 days ago 11,419 reads 3 comments

  17. 60,000 Fans Urged to Wear Neymar Masks at Brazil vs. Germany World Cup Match

    Neymar may not be on the pitch in the Brazil vs. Germany match Tuesday night, but you may well see his face in the stands. In fact, you could see as many as 60,000 Neymars if # SomosTodosNeymar succeeds...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 23 days ago 28,969 reads 22 comments

  18. Daily Debate: Who Will Emerge as Brazil's World Cup Talisman in Place of Neymar?

    Brazil will go into their World Cup semi-final against Germany without their talismanic forward Neymar. The Barcelona star has been ruled out of the rest of the tournament after suffering a fractured vertebrae in the quarter-final win over Colombia...

    Ian Rodgers Written by Ian Rodgers about 23 days ago 134 reads 0 comments

  19. Willian Can Ride To Brazil's Rescue By Replacing Neymar

    This World Cup has been one of intense emotion for Brazil, and the photograph that chronicled Neymar’s exit from the party was more arresting than most of injured players taking their leave...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 24 days ago 10,522 reads 15 comments

  20. Neymar and David Beckham Pics Go Way Back as England Star Wishes Brazilian Well

    David Beckham has taken to Facebook to wish World Cup hero Neymar the best after the Brazilian was ruled out of the remainder of the tournament with injury...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 24 days ago 111,611 reads 40 comments

  21. Debate: Should Neymar Even Be Thinking About Making Shock World Cup Return?

    A knee in the back from Juan Zuniga ended Neymar’s World Cup dream, or did it? Reports have emerged that the Brazil superstar has an outside chance of climbing off his sick ...

    Alex Livie Written by Alex Livie about 24 days ago 4,281 reads 41 comments

  22. What Neymar's Injury Means for Barcelona

    When Neymar went crashing down in a heap late on against Colombia , writhing in agony as he appears to do so often, no eyelids were batted initially...

    Jason Pettigrove Written by Jason Pettigrove about 24 days ago 10,711 reads 2 comments

  23. Neymar Not the Only Brazil Star to Suffer World Cup Injury Heartache

    Neymar was deemed as Brazil’s biggest hope to win the World Cup, but sadly he won’t be able to play anymore during the tournament due to an injury suffered in the final minutes of the quarter-final game against Colombia...

    Hugo Chavez Barroso Written by Hugo Chavez Barroso about 24 days ago 13,364 reads 3 comments

  24. Neymar's Message for Brazil, Interview Leaves TV Presenter, Audience in Tears

    Neymar was on television just a day after suffering a back injury that has ruled him out of the rest of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 25 days ago 559,548 reads 89 comments

  25. Argentina Fans to Injured Brazilian Star Neymar: 'Strength, Neymar'

    The fire will always burn in the rivalry between South American powers Argentina and Brazil, but that doesn't mean that the rivals don't share class...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 26 days ago 7,322 reads 12 comments