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According to the Brazil coach, virus struck his squad in the days leading up to the quarter-final clash, but stressed that is no excuse for their loss.
In the aftermath of Brazil’s 2015 Copa America exit, coach Dunga revealed one factor that could have helped hinder their progression, claiming virus hit his squad in the days leading up to their quarter-final game.
The Selecao locked horns with Paraguay in a repeat of the last edition of the continental tournament, which saw them fall to the very exact fate as in 2011, losing on penalties... Read the rest of the article »
Just like in 2011, Paraguay was able to defeat Brazil after a penalty shootout. Dunga's team led after 45 minutes, but a handball by Thiago Silva changed the game.
Brazil's fans around the world will have to think twice whenever they believe their team can easily defeat Paraguay. La Albirroja pulled another stunner against the Brazilian side, just like in the 2011 Copa América, forcing the penalty shootout and leaving Dunga's team away from the semi-finals for the second straight time.
Robinho gave Brazil the lead before the first half hour had... Read the rest of the article »
Brazil will try to confirm their chances of winning the tournament despite Neymar's absence, while La Albirroja attempts to pull an upset against A Canarinha. Check out the live streaming & TV Info for this Copa América Quarter-final match below.
Brazil and Paraguay will be playing the final Quarter-final match in the 2015 Copa América edition. Both sides were pointed out as two of the most complete sides in this tournament, and their clash to determine the last semi-finalist will surely be a tough match, where the winner will need all their talents to defeat the other.
Brazil's first test without Neymar ended up with a 2-1 victory... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian manager feels his players can live up to the pressure of defeating Paraguay, since A Selecao's players have proven before they can work as a team.
Coach Carlos Dunga has not lost an ounce of faith despite the absence of his star player. Prior to the Quarter-final game against Paraguay, the former midfielder referred to Neymar's absence in a press conference, where he stated his belief thateven though some experts consider this version of Brazil's National Team is not talented enough, there have been times where the squad has enjoyed the antics... Read the rest of the article »
The Guaraní shot-stopper was key during his team's previous Copa América win over Brazil, where he managed to keep a clean sheet even after a penalty shootout.
If they did it once, they will surely try to do it again. In the previous Copa América edition, Brazil set a milestone for the most penalties missed in a shootout against Paraguay, with goalkeeper Justo Villar playing a key role in that game. Elano, Thiago Silva, André Santos and Fred were not able to score against the Paraguayan shot-stopper, and with that on his mind, he will try to... Read the rest of the article »
Brazil will face its first top challenge in this tournament when they meet Paraguay, one of the best defensive sides in the world. Will they be able to beat them?
Brazil's performance wasn't all that bad even without Neymar, but their skills and timing will be challenged for the first time when they fight against a defensive powerhouse for the last remaining semi-final ticket. Paraguay has been the thorn in Brazil's side for quite some time now, and they will try to prove that again when they meet in the city of Concepción.
It's no secret that... Read the rest of the article »
With the player suspended from the Copa America, images surfaced on the Internet of the Brazilian smoking. They could not have been more far of the truth, however.
Controversy after controversy appears to be following Brazilian superstar Neymar, initially beginning towards the end of the 2014-15 club campaign.
First the 23-year-old came under heavy criticism for attempting a rainbow flick in the Copa del Rey, one which led to a scuffle between him and the Atletico Bilbao players. Then he was smacked in the head by Barcelona captain Xavi and publicly blasted... Read the rest of the article »
The Reds beat English Premier League rivals Man United to the signing of the Brazilian ace, who will arrive at Merseyside on a five-year deal after the Copa America.
Signing an up and coming attacking talent is always an exciting prospect. Beating a rival to his signature is always the cherry on top of the cake.
Early on Wednesday morning, English Premier League giants Liverpool officially confirmed the signing of Brazilian ace Roberto Firmino from Bundesliga side Hoffenheim.
After an impressive season in Germany, the Selecao attacker was tipped with... Read the rest of the article »
La Verdeamarelha needs a win against Venezuela to secure their place in the knockout stages, with La Vinotinto hoping to shock the world with a win. Check the live streaming & TV info for this Copa América match below.
With the advantage of knowing what they need to do in order to make it to the quarter-finals, Brazil and Venezuela will close the Copa América group stage with their match on Sunday evening. Both sides have won a game and lost another, but the aftermath of those games might be what shifts the weight either way.
Before this tournament started, Brazil was considered as one of the candidates... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentine midfielder blamed the match official and South American football for the Brazilian's four-match ban and subsequent suspension from the Copa America.
Argentine midfielder Javier Macherano jumped to the 23-year-old’s defense, claiming failure to protect him led to his aggressive actions, after Brazilian star Neymar was handed a four-match suspension by CONMEBOL on Friday.
The Barcelona superstar was sent off after the final whistle in the Selecao’s 1-0 loss to Colombia after kicking the ball Pablo Armero, before attempting... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian player was handed the punishment after CONMEBOL officers examined the referee's report, which accused Neymar of insulting him and Colombian players.
Neymar's sanction was harsher than anyone could have thought, after CONMEBOL had decided to think over their decision. Yesterday, the South American office determined to ban Neymar for one game, revealing that an investigation would keep going in order to establish what the Brazilian's punishment should be for his behaviour after the final whistle. Today, disciplinary officers determined a four match... Read the rest of the article »
It will be a re-match between Brazil and Australia in the knockout rounds as they clash in Moncton for the WWC round of 16 on Sunday, June 21st. Read on to find some online streaming & live TV listings options for Brazil vs. Australia.
Will the third time prove to be the lucky one?
That is surely the question Australia must be asking themselves after again being paired with Brazil in the knockout rounds of the World Cup. The Matildas first faced the Canarinhas back in the 2007 edition in China and despite putting up a valiant effort, were unable to find a way past Marta and her colleagues as the South Americans powered past... Read the rest of the article »
La Canarinha will try to add one more piece of silverware to their already brilliant resume, while the Serbians aim to perform a shock against the South Americans. Check out the live streaming & TV info for the FIFA U-20 World Cup final below.
The FIFA U-20 World Cup will crown a new champion, with Brazil and Serbia fighting for that honor. While the Brazilian side is used to this kind of games, the European team certainly has the weapons needed to perform a shocker against the powerful South American team.
Brazil's road to the final has not been as pleasant as you might think, even after winning all their group matches, sides like... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian striker was sent off after the game against Colombia ended for being involved in an argument with a number of players, including Carlos Bacca.
Neymar's antics on the pitch against Colombia have not gone overlooked, and he will have to pay for his mistakes. The Brazilian striker will not be playing his team's crucial match against Venezuela on Sunday after being booked during the match against Los Cafetaleros.
After the game ended, Neymar argued with several Colombian players, and he was handed a red card by Chilean referee Enrique... Read the rest of the article »
Both games of the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 will stream live on NBCDeportes.com digital platforms and the NBC Deportes EN VIVO EXTRA mobile app.
Brazil vs. Serbia this Friday, June 19 (early morning, Saturday, June 20) at 12:00AM/11PMC/9P on TELEMUNDO; Senegal and Mali will battle for third place on Friday, June 19 at 9PM/8C/6P on NBC UNIVERSO
NBC Deportes presents the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 final game, Brazil vs. Serbia, this Friday, June 19 at 12:00AM/11PMC/9P (early morning, Saturday, June 20) on TELEMUNDO, featuring... Read the rest of the article »
Colombia can still try to win Group C after defeating Brazil 1-0 in a pretty intense matchup that ended up with a red card shown for each team.
In a match that had everything any football fan could have asked for, Colombia earned a little payback against Brazil, snapping Dunga's unbeaten streak in his second term as La Canarinha's coach. Taking advantage of Brazil's sloppy defending, Jason Murillo scored the game's only goal to give Colombia a life line in a tight Group C.
Even with the Brazilians enjoying most of the game's possession... Read the rest of the article »
The Man United target was handed a golden opportunity to tie the game for the Selecao, but shockingly failed to find the net. Watch!
Manchester United might want to rethink about signing Hoffenheim’s Roberto Firmino after seeing him commit this horrendous miss.
Currently with his national side in the 2015 Copa America in Chile, the Brazilian ace was named as a starter for his team in their heavyweight clash with Colombia.
However, despite the number of talents at Dunga’s expense, it was Los Cafeteros who... Read the rest of the article »
The Colombians need a win to bounce back in Group C, while the Brazilians could qualify for the knockout stages if they win the game.
Matchday 7 of this year's Copa América will give fans around the world one of the most anticipated matchups of the tournament when Brazil faces Colombia. Being called a "rematch" after last year's World Cup encounter, La Seleçao and the Colombians will test themselves as true contenders to win the trophy, even after Los Cafeteros were shocked by Venezuela in their first group... Read the rest of the article »
Costa Rica will be hoping to secure their spot in the round of 16 as they take on Group E leaders Brazil
Although Brazil have secured their spot in the round of 16 as expected, Marta and her colleagues will nonetheless want to be wary of Costa Rica. Las Ticas are still in the running to make it to the knock-out rounds after drawing their first two games against Spain and South Korea. However, la Roja and the Taegeuk Ladies both sit on one point, meaning that a positive outcome for either team could put... Read the rest of the article »
Senegal is playing its first U20 World Cup. Brazil has not conceded a goal in 412 minutes.
Brazil and Senegal meet while being one step away from the final game of the FIFA U20 World Cup. A team with a rich soccer history faces another squad that is just making its debut in a World Cup. While Brazil aims for a sixth star in this tournament, Senegal will try to shock the world at Christchurch to make it to Auckland.
Brazil is the team with the most championships and knows how important... Read the rest of the article »