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After their victory against France, Brazil will face Chile in their second friendly match of this International break. Check out the live streaming & TV listings for Brazil vs Chile below.
Brazil and Chile will have another go on March 29, when they face each other in a friendly match. Dunga's Seleçao will get to this match days after beating France in a re-edition of France 98's final match, while the Chileans will try to restore their pride after losing against Iran on March 26.
Brazil and Chile delivered one of the most dramatic games of the past World Cup, where the... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona's wingman had a wonderful performance at Stade de France, scoring a goal and driving French defenders crazy.
Neymar's performances with his National Team keep amazing his fans, and today's display against France was not the exception. Even after missing a few chances, the Brazilian star was able to boost his team-mates to overcome an early goal by Raphael Varane in order to win this much anticipated friendly match. Brazil's other goals were scored by Chelsea's Oscar and Luiz Gustavo, giving Dunga more options... Read the rest of the article »
Both played for Santos in Brazil. He won three World Cups and scored over 1,000 goals in his career.
Many have tried to reach his legendary status, Ronaldo was close, Ronaldinho probably got even closer. Edison Arantes do Nascimento “Pele” claimed not even Neymar Jr. could reach his status in Brazil’s football history.
In his long-lived career, Pelé scored 77 goals playing for the national team. Ronaldo retired with 66 but Romario believes that the current Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
Scoring 25 goals for the national side, Les Blues are yet to taste defeat in a game which the Real Madrid striker has scored in.
On Thursday, European heavyweights France will host South American giants Brazil in one of the highlight fixtures of the international break. The two sides will lock horns in a friendly at the Stade de France, a game which will see an array of attacking talents at hand for the fans across the globe to enjoy.
Brazil boast the likes of Neymar, Oscar, and Philippe Coutinho. Les Blues, undefeated... Read the rest of the article »
Includes Coverage of Denmark vs. USA, France vs. Brazil, and UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifying Matches
ESPN networks will combine to televise 21 matches in this month’s FIFA International match dates beginning March 25 through March 31, highlighted by Denmark vs. USA on Wednesday, March 25 at 3 p.m. ET (kickoff at 3:15 p.m.) on ESPN and WatchESPN from NRGi Park in Aarhus, Denmark.
Eleven of the 23 players from U.S. Men’s National Team’s 2014 FIFA World Cup roster in... Read the rest of the article »
France and Brazil will go head to head at the Stade de France in an international friendly on Thursday, the 26th of March. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for France vs Brazil below.
The World Cup 1998 finalists will meet in an exhibition match which will serve as good practice as Brazil and France prepare for the Copa American and the Euro 2016 respectively. France will not have to compete in the Euro 2016 Qualification campaign being the host nation and will use friendlies to make sure they are in the right shape before the event.
There will be some big stars during the... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian scored from a free kick in stoppage time. Orlando was playing with ten men in the last ten minutes.
The game was already in stoppage time and New York City FC was about to come out of the Orlando with three points. That was until Orlando’s captain Kaká saved the day. New York and Orlando tied 1-1 thanks to a last-minute goal by the Brazilian.
After the first half ended scoreless, New York City took the lead in the 76th minute with Diskerud finding the back of the net after... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian ace inspired the Reds to victory over Manuel Pellegrini's crew, moving inches closer to a Champions League spot.
Liverpool welcomed defending English Premier League champions Manchester City to Anfield in the early kick-off on Sunday. Manuel Pellegrini's crew entered the game knowing anything but a win would be a serious blow to their title hopes.
And this is what the Reds handed to the Citizens. Brendan Rodgers' side, led by vice-captain Jordan Henderson, ran out 2-1 winners, moving inches closer to that... Read the rest of the article »
The 32-year-old Brazilian is the third oldest player on the roster. He recently scored against David Villa's NYCFC.
Kaká is wasting no time in making an impact with his new team, Orlando City Soccer Club. The team recently announced that the 2007 FIFA World Player of the year would be their captain for their first-ever season in Major League Soccer.
“Kaká has demonstrated great leadership both on the field and in the locker room since the start,” Orlando's head coach Adrian Heath... Read the rest of the article »
It happened in the game between Democrata and Tupi. The player was taken to hospital to receive an anti-rabbies shot
A soccer player in Brazil was fiercely attacked, but not by a player from the opposing team, but by a police dog.
Democrata's striker Joao Paulo was bitten on his arm by the canine. The player had stepped out of bounds and fell too close to he dog that was standing behind one of the goals. Even with the dog being on a leash, the officer in charge could not avoid the vicious attack.
Democrata's... Read the rest of the article »
Argentina and Uruguay will determine the first place of this tournament, which will gain direct access to the 2016 Olympics in Brazil.
The South American U-20 tournament will have an exciting finale with four out of six contenders still fighting to improve their positions. As if fate had its hand in it, Argentina and Uruguay will play against each other to decide which one will win the U-20 South American tournament, while Colombia will add some pressure if they can manage to win against Brazil. Paraguay and Peru will play the runner... Read the rest of the article »
Two of the most successful soccer players to co-exist share the same birthday. Their accomplishments by the time they turned 23 were not so similar.
Let’s start things off by wishing happy birthday to both Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar. Both soccer stars were born on the same day (February 5), but seven years apart.
We are here to compare what CR7 had accomplished by the time he turned the same age the Brazilian striker is reaching today, 23. Neymar is not too far from joining Messi and Ronaldo in the competition for best footballer... Read the rest of the article »
With three tickets to the U-20 World Cup at stake, watch the top South American teams battling for a chance to represent their countries in the international arena.
With Argentina and Uruguay leading the pack, the defining moments of the U-20 South American tournament will be played on Wednesday. The Albicelestes and Los Charruas share the top spot with seven points, followed by Colombia with five and Brazil just one point behind, with each and everyone of the teams having hopes of qualifying to this category's World Cup to be held in New Zealand.
Besides... Read the rest of the article »
Former World Cup Leading Goal Scorer Ronaldo could be more than just an owner with his new club in Florida.
When soccer is in your DNA it is almost impossible to run away from it. That seems to be the case with Brazilian soccer star Ronaldo Luis Nazário de Lima. After retiring with Brazil’s Corinthians in 2011, Ronaldo assumes he still has something left in the tank. At 38 he believes the injuries that made him quit have gone away.
“It isn’t easy to get fit. I will try.... Read the rest of the article »
Will Ronaldo’s influence draw interest away from Kaka’s play in Orlando and David Beckham’s attempt to bring the MLS back in Miami?
North American Soccer League side, Ft. Lauderdale Strikers, announced on Thursday that three-time FIFA World Player of the Year and two-time World Cup Champion, Ronaldo, has joined their ownership structure. The Brazilian legend, in a statement released by the Strikers, stated his goal was to make his new team a “global powerhouse”. It is yet to be seen how the Miami-based Fort... Read the rest of the article »
Pele has shown signs of improvement in the past few days, but his release date from the hospital is yet to be determined by the legend's doctor.
According to the last medical reports, Brazilian legend Pelé is getting better from a kidney disfunction, which forced his family to keep him under surveillance. Pele's doctors have stated the former player has been removed from intensive care, and has shown signs of improvement in the last few days.
"O Rei" recently underwent a medical procedure to remove kidney and vesicular... Read the rest of the article »
Bastia's striker was sentenced by the Correctional Court of Paris, three months after head-butting PSG's Thiago Motta.
The Correctional Court of Paris sentenced today Brazilian striker Brandao to serve one month in jail and to pay a fine of 20,000 euros, following an incident in August with Italian midfielder Thiago Motta, where the goal scorer head-butted Motta when he was heading into the locker rooms.
The verdict will not substitute the sanction imposed by Ligue 1's governing body, which banned the player... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian underwent an operation on November 13, and he will be kept under medical supervision to avoid any problems.
Brazilian football legend Pelé has the world's attention again, but this time because of his health condition. The former player, considered the best footballer of all time, was transferred to a special care unit in Albert Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo due to a urinary tract infection.
'O Rei' had some kidney stones removed on November 13, and was admitted into the hospital to monitor... Read the rest of the article »
Check out the November 2014 FIFA Rankings. See the world's Top 20 and the Top 5 of each zone. Where's your country placed?
Germany are still the world’s best while there are no move in or out of the FIFA Ranking’s Top 10. Spain and Portugal have moved up. Uruguay have gone down to 10th in the chart.
Outside the Top 10, there are more meaningful changes with Roy Hodgson’s England jumping seven places to rank 13th. Notable changes also include Algeria’s drop from 15th to 18th in the world... Read the rest of the article »
The former Real Madrid and Barcelona striker stated that Cristiano Ronaldo is having an outstanding year, and it would be unfair not to give him the award.
In a time period where everyone is voicing their thoughts about who will be crowned as the Best Player of the World, Brazilian legend Ronaldo stated he believes Cristiano Ronaldo would be the right candidate to win it. The two-time Ballon D'Or winner compared CR7's season with Lionel Messi's performance, establishing a difference between the players.
"I think Ronaldo will win it again this... Read the rest of the article »