1. 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...

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  2. 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...

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  3. What Cruzeiro Defender Dede Would Bring to Juventus

    Over the course of the past three years, Brazil international Dede has been regarded as one of Brazilian football's finest defensive assets...

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  4. 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...

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  5. Why Leandro Damiao Would Not Be a Good Signing for Atletico Madrid

    Two years ago, following the conclusion of the London 2012 Olympics, the very idea of Leandro Damiao joining Atletico Madrid would have been seen as a major coup for the Spanish club...

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  6. Exclusive: Former Everton Midfielder Li Tie on His Career and Football in China

    Li Tie's final act in English football would be to earn a red card against Arsenal. Two unnecessary tackles in the space of a minute saw referee Mark Halsey produce a second yellow ...

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  7. What to Expect from Manchester City New Boy Fernando in Premier League

    Manchester City finished the 2013-14 Premier League season as champions but never truly convinced in the role until the action came to a close in May...

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  8. 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...

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  9. Can Alex Help Milan Return to the Champions League?

    The signing of former PSG and Chelsea defender Alex by Filippo Inzaghi's AC Milan this summer slipped somewhat under the radar...

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  10. 5 Possible Transfer Destinations for Liverpool Midfielder Lucas Leiva

    The future of Lucas Leiva at Liverpool remains undecided, despite much speculation surrounding where he will reside come September...

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  11. Will Philippe Coutinho Be Liverpool's Player of the Season?

    Liverpool came as close to winning the Premier League title last season as they have been in 20 years, with the likes of Luis Suarez , Daniel Sturridge and Steven Gerrard inspiring the Reds to performances many had barely dreamed possible...

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  12. 10 Things Dunga Must Do to Revitalise Brazil

    Like it or not, Dunga has returned to coach Brazil for a second time following the selecao's dramatic failure at the 2014 World Cup...

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  13. 15 Under-the-Radar Brazilians Who Could Be in the Champions League This Season

    It has been a poor summer for Brazilian football with the devastating manner of their World Cup semifinal exit to Germany set to linger over the game for some time...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about over 3 years ago 10,362 reads 15 comments

  14. Ranking 10 Most Likely Successors to Luiz Felipe Scolari

    Luiz Felipe Scolari has been relieved of his duties and Brazil are on the hunt for a new manager to take their national side forward ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia...

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  15. Ranking Luiz Felipe Scolari Amongst All-Time Brazil Bosses

    It is fair to say that Brazil's tumultuous ending to the 2014 World Cup, including their 7-1 semifinal defeat to eventual champions Germany, has left Luiz Felipe Scolari's reputation battered and bruised...

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  16. Predicting the Brazil Squad for the 2018 World Cup

    With the 2014 World Cup now complete, attention is now turning to the future directions of many sides involved in the tournament and what state they may be in come 2018...

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  17. The Netherlands Add to Brazil Woes as Defeat Highlights Deficiencies

    Given the Netherlands head coach Louis van Gaal's dismissive attitude toward the third-place play-off fixture this week, fans could have been forgiven for expecting Brazil to triumph over a side whose mind was already elsewhere...

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  18. How Fred Succeeded Serginho as Brazil's World Cup Scapegoat

    Every World Cup disaster brings about scapegoats from Brazil, from Barbosa in 1950 to Serginho Chulapa in 1982 and even Felipe Melo in 2010...

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  19. Miroslav Klose Breaks Ronaldo Record to Compound Brazil Misery

    Miroslav Klose is now the top goalscorer in the history of World Cup competition, scoring his 16th tournament goal early in Germany's 7-1 semifinal victory over Brazil in Belo Horizonte ...

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  20. Picking a Combined Brazil-Germany World Cup 2014 XI

    Brazil take on Germany in the World Cup 2014 semifinal on Tuesday in a match that sees two of football's true superpowers come crashing head-to-head...

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  21. 5 Reasons Why Brazil Can Win the 2014 World Cup

    Brazil are two games away from a sixth World Cup title, but more importantly a first on home soil to satisfy their demanding fans...

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  22. Fernandinho Shows Destructive Side to See Brazil Past Colombia

    Luiz Gustavo's booking against Chile was a hammer blow for Brazil. They would need to take on Colombia, complete with No. 10 sensation James Rodriguez, without their midfield general...

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  23. Brazil Respond to Criticism to Beat Colombia and Reach Semifinals

    Brazil’s round-of-16 victory against Chile was not followed by the kind of praise and joy that one might expect...

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  24. Key Battles That Will Shape Brazil's Clash with Colombia

    Colombia will take on Brazil on Friday evening with a place in the World Cup semi-final at stake. Los Cafeteros come into the tie as the form side, but they will also be aware that history is not in their favour...

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  25. Neymar Facing Career-Defining Game in World Cup Quarter-Final vs. Colombia

    Brazil can heave a collective sigh of relief. As of Thursday morning, Neymar is set to be fit to play in Friday's World Cup quarter-final clash with Colombia after overcoming a thigh injury sustained against Chile...

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