Latest Futebol Brasileiro News

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Ex-Lyon and Brazil star Juninho bids farewell

PA Sport | February, 3 2014

Former Lyon and Brazil midfielder Juninho has spoken about his decision to retire from football. The 39-year-old had been training with his former club Vasco da Gama in his homeland but had admitted defeat in his efforts to prolong his career ...

Corinthians fans invade training, attack striker

Associated Press | February, 2 2014

Corinthians fans attacked Peruvian striker Paolo Guerrero after invading the team's training centre in Sao Paulo in protest at the Brazilian team's recent struggles, club president Mario Gobbi has said. Gobbi said the protest turned violent an...

Neymar investors want cut of transfer

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | January, 31 2014

The head of a third party investment fund which previously owned a share of Neymar's playing rights says he is not happy with 'just' the six million euros his company has received as part of the 86.2 million euros deal which brought the player from...

Santos plan to take Neymar Sr. to court Video

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | January, 30 2014

Santos president Odilio Rodrigues has said his club intend to take Neymar Sr. to court to claim a share of a 40 million euro payment he received as part of his son’s move to Barcelona last summer. • Hunter: Bartomeu era begins • Le...

Vasco da Gama's Juninho Pernambucano retires

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | January, 30 2014

Former Brazil international Juninho Pernambucano has retired from football, his club, Vasco da Gama, have confirmed. Vasco da Gama president Roberto Dinamite told reporters that Juninho, who turned 39 on Thursday, had held talks with him during ...

Brazilian Willian Jose joins Real Madrid on loan

PA Sport | January, 27 2014

Brazilian striker Willian Jose has joined Real Madrid on loan for the rest of the season and will link up with the club's reserve side. At the end of the campaign Madrid have the option to buy the 22-year-old, who has played for the likes of Sao ...

Judge to investigate complaint over Neymar deal

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | January, 22 2014

A Spanish judge has agreed to investigate Neymar’s move to Barcelona from Santos last summer following a complaint by a Barcelona socio over the transfer. • Barcelona stay silent on Neymar • Hunter: Parallels between Pep, Xavi and ...

Sao Paulo want Breno release from prison

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | January, 20 2014

Sao Paulo have called on the German justice system to release former Bayern Munich defender Breno from prison and allow him to leave the country in order to join them. Breno, 24, was sentenced to three years and nine months for arson in July 2...

Clarence Seedorf to be new coach of AC Milan Video

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | January, 14 2014

Clarence Seedorf has announced he is to retire from playing with immediate effect to replace sacked manager Massimiliano Allegri at AC Milan. • Paul: Into the unknown • Vickery: Opportunity knocks Seedorf, 37, has been released fr...

Barcelona dispute Neymar deal probe

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | January, 14 2014

Barcelona say a Spanish court investigation into Neymar’s transfer from Santos last summer is unjustified and should be immediately dismissed. Audiencia Nacional judge Pablo Ruz is investigating the case taken by disgruntled blaugrana&nb...

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