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Cristiano Ronaldo

Pele says Cristiano Ronaldo the world’s best

Brazilian football great Pele has described Cristiano Ronaldo as the world's best contemporary footballer, rating the Juventus forward ahead of Barcelona's Lionel Messi. ...

Rise in COVID-19 cases could cause Brazil’s health system to collapse

The number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil is expected to skyrocket in the near future, which could lead to the collapse of the country's...
Jose Mojica Marins

Brazilian filmmaker Jose Mojica Marins dies at 83

Brazilian filmmaker Jose Mojica Marins, known for his iconic horror character Coffin Joe, passed away at 83 on Wednesday, his family announced. ...

Brazilian senator shot after confrontation with police on strike

Brazilian Senator Cid Gomes was shot in the chest in the northeastern Brazilian state of Ceara on Wednesday, as he tried to intervene in...
The Amazon

Brazilian president signs decree to create National Amazon Council

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday signed into law a decree to create the new National Amazon Council. The new council will...

Brazil’s Carnival expected to inject US$1.9 billion into economy

Brazil's upcoming Carnival celebrations are projected to inject about 8 billion reals (around 1.88 billion U.S. dollars) into the economy, the country's National Confederation...

Striker Barbosa signs five-year deal with Flamengo

Flamengo have secured striker Gabriel Barbosa from Inter Milan on a permanent deal, the reigning Brazilian and South American champions said on Tuesday. ...

Floods in Southeast Brazil leave at least 58 dead, 40,000 displaced

Severe flooding in southeast Brazil has left at least 58 people dead and displaced more than 40,000 others, the regional civil defense agency said...

Death toll mounts to 37 in Brazil floods

The death toll in heavy rainfall in southeast Brazil continued to mount, reaching 37 fatal victims, civil defense authorities said Sunday. Minas Gerais...

Arsenal eyeing Flamengo defender Mari

Arsenal have made a bid to sign Flamengo center-back Pablo Mari before the close of the Premier League's winter transfer window, according to Brazilian...

Barcelona eyeing Palmeiras midfielder Fernandes

FC Barcelona have opened talks with Palmeiras to sign highly-rated midfielder Matheus Fernandes, according to reports in Brazil's press. Globo Esporte said...
Wpid P Pedro Barcelona Malaga

Man United join battle for Brazilian striker Pedro

Manchester United have joined the race to sign highly rated Fluminense striker Pedro, according to media reports in Brazil. The Premier League...

Brazil Dam Disaster Deaths At 166 Now While 155 Remain Missing

The death toll from Brazil's tragic dam disaster in southeast Minas Gerais state has climbed to 166, the state civil defense agency said on...
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva

Ex- President Lula Slapped With Additional Sentence

Brazil's ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was sentenced to nearly 13 more years in prison on Wednesday on corruption and money laundering charges,...

Brazil Dam Disaster Death now 58 with 305 still Missing

The death toll from Brazil's collapsed tailings dam climbed to 58, with 305 people still missing in southeast Brazil's Minas Gerais state, said local...

Brazil Dam Collapse leaves more than 30 killed and hundreds missing

At least 34 people were killed, and hundreds remain missing after a tailings dam owned by mining giant Vale collapsed Friday afternoon in Brazil's...

Legal advisor clarifies Ronaldinho’s Globe Soccer awards non appearance

The absence of Brazil great Ronaldinho from the annual Globe Soccer awards in Dubai this week had nothing to do with a court-ordered travel...

Brazil’s President-elect Jair Bolsonaro

Brazil's Jair Messias Bolsonaro, candidate of the conservative Social Liberal Party (PSL), has been elected as the country's next president on Sunday in the...

Brazilian presidential candidate Fernando Haddad

A rising political star of the Brazilian Workers' Party (PT), Fernando Haddad is expected to compete against the leading far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro in...

Brazil’s presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro

Jair Bolsonaro, aged 63, was one of the candidates expected to make it to the second round of Brazil's 2018 presidential election. A former army...
Dani Alves

Brazil’s Dani Alves Would Miss Out on World Cup

Paris Saint-Germain right-back Dani Alves has been ruled out of the FIFA World Cup due to a knee injury, the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF)...

Neymar entertains fear of an injury in World Cup

Injured Brazil forward Neymar has revealed that he will need to overcome a psychological barrier as he bids to return to full fitness ahead...

Neymar must consider joining Real Madrid as the world’s finest

Brazil great Rivaldo said Sunday that his compatriot Neymar will not be voted the world's best player if he remains at Paris Saint-Germain. Neymar, who...

Neymar to be at pinnacle of authority at World Cup

Brazil legend Ronaldinho has backed compatriot Neymar to make a full recovery from foot surgery in time for the World Cup in Russia. Neymar has...

Neymar Believes Coutinho and Jesus will perform perfectly at the WC

Neymar has predicted that Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho and Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus will be Brazil's shining lights during the World Cup in...
Police arrest

Brazil: 20 confirmed dead in prison break attempt

At least 20 people were killed on Tuesday when inmates attempted to escape from a prison in northern Brazil, official sources said. The event took...

Santos Finds Itself staggering in Brazil Serie A

Santos missed a chance to reduce Corinthians' lead at the top of Brazil's Serie A standings by suffering a 1-0 home loss to Sport...

Man City Transfer Rumours Believed to originate from Dani Alves

Brazil international full-back Dani Alves has admitted he could leave Juventus during the summer transfer window and hinted his destination could be Manchester City. ...

Brazil gory accident kills 21, leaves 22 with injuries

The number of casualties from a massive road accident in Brazil on Thursday has risen to 21 dead and 22 others injured, said Brazilian...

Brazil football violence leaves 6 in the hospital

Six people were taken to hospital after a brawl between rival football fans in Brazil on Sunday. Police said violence erupted before...