Brazil out in the quarters as Paraguay progress on penalties

Paraguay celebrate

Brazil are eliminated from the Copa América at the quarter-final stage after losing 3-2 on penalties to Paraguay following a 1-1 draw. Derlis González scored an equalising penalty in normal time and scored the winning goal in the shootout to … Continue reading

Liverpool swoop to sign Brazil’s Roberto Firmino

Roberto Firmino joins Liverpool

Liverpool have made their first major move in this summer’s transfer window after agreeing to sign Brazil striker Roberto Firmino for a fee of around £29m. The Seleção striker is currently on international duty at this summer’s Copa América in … Continue reading

Copa América 2015 Quarter-final Preview: Messi’s Argentina face Falcao’s Colombia

The group stage of Copa América 2015 was completed on Sunday night, with Brazil’s 2-1 victory confirming their place in the last eight of the competition. Mexico, Ecuador, Jamaica and Venezuela have all been eliminated, so here’s how we’re shaping up in … Continue reading

Neymar Jr: Seleção’s suspended star silenced

Neymar has been handed a one match ban following his red card after full-time in Brazil’s 1-0 defeat to Colombia, but could still face further punishment. The Seleção skipper endured a night to forget in the Chilean capital as he … Continue reading

Copa América 2015 betting preview

Copa América 2015 kicks-off on June 11, with 10 teams from South America and two tournament invitees, Mexico and Jamaica, competing for the continent’s most prestigious international prize. Not just the best teams but also South America’s best players will … Continue reading

The Prince and The Animal

Fans called it ‘the attack of dreams’, for defenders it was the partnership of nightmares. Fourteen years ago, Romario and Edmundo, the self-proclaimed ‘Bad Boys of Brazilian Football’ both rejoined their boyhood club, Rio de Janeiro side Vasco da Gama. … Continue reading