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Brasileiro League

/ 8 days ago

Brazil grapples with two rival groups wanting to form new league

Brazil is in a state of turmoil as two groups are competing to lead soccer in the South American nation to new heights. Across the top three divisions in Brazilian soccer, 60 teams are competing in the Brazilian pyramid. The Libra Project has agreements with 19 of those clubs to pool their media rights into […]

Brasileiro League

/ 9 days ago

Saudi stay or Europe? Club president reveals Neymar's future

In the wake of Neymar's knee injury recovery, Santos, a club in Brazil, are planning to re-sign him. Before signing with Barcelona in 2013, Neymar became famous during his debut season at Santos. That is where he first gained fame. With the Brazilian great in the lineup for 142 games, he scored 73 goals and […]

Brasileiro League

/ 11 days ago

Gremio replace Suarez with ex-Premier League winner

Diego Costa, a striker who had previously played for Chelsea and Atletico Madrid, will continue his career in Brazil with Gremio. Following Botafogo's decision to let the 35-year-old's contract end after four months, he found himself without a club. Costa had a brief stint with Wolves before. However, his effect in England was much less […]

Brasileiro League

/ 56 days ago

Brazil risks FIFA suspension over CBF court ruling

FIFA has threatened Brazil with a suspension in the latest development in the controversy surrounding the nation's soccer federation president. Confederação Brasileira de Futebol (CBF) president Ednaldo Rodrigues was removed from office by court order in early December due to issues with his election last year. Two higher courts then upheld the decision this past […]

Americans Abroad

/ 74 days ago

Botafogo's US owner makes Brasileirao match-fixing claims

The Brasileirão season concluded on Wednesday, but Botafogo owner John Textor is still fighting over match-fixing allegations. Palmeiras collected its 12th Brazilian Serie A title this week. The Big Green clinched the championship on the night by grabbing a point against Cruzeiro. The draw, mixed with losses by Atletico Mineiro and Flamengo, officially meant that […]

Brasileiro League

/ 75 days ago

Fans fume as Santos suffers Serie A relegation for first time

Historic South American side Santos has suffered relegation from the Brazilian Serie A. It is the first time in the club's illustrious history that they have dropped from the top flight. Santos has previously collected eight first-division titles, with legendary striker Pele guiding them to six triumphs in the 1960s. The Brazilian club ultimately finished […]

Brasileiro League

/ 81 days ago

Portuguese coach poised to earn highest salary in world

The Portuguese coach of Brazilian club Palmeiras, Abel Ferreira, will earn more money than any other coach in the world. The Brazilian league season ends next month. Abel Ferreira is going to accept a lucrative offer from Qatar and leave his position with the Big Green. Abel Ferreira has received an ‘irrefutable’ offer from Al […]

Brasileiro League

/ 85 days ago

How to watch Palmeiras on US TV

If you need to know how to watch Palmeiras in the USA, we've got all the details on how to find them on TV and streaming. The Big Green One of Brazil's biggest clubs – the most successful in terms of top-tier domestic competitions won – Palmeiras is also one of the most popular teams […]

Brasileiro League

/ 102 days ago

Fluminense chief promises spectacular deal for Chelsea stalwart

Fluminense club president, Mario Bittencourt, expressed optimism about the possibility of Thiago Silva joining the Brazilian side before the conclusion of his playing career. The Brazilian defender, who is now 39 years old, has had a spectacular career but seems to be nearing its conclusion. This season, however, he has been useful to Chelsea by […]

Botafogo

/ 104 days ago

US entrepreneur banned for 30 days for Botafogo outburst

Brazilian soccer authorities have banned American businessman John Textor for 30 days due to recent comments during an epic pitchside rant. Textor, 58, currently owns a stake in many soccer clubs around the globe, including Brazilian side Botafogo. The American was fuming after his club's 4-3 defeat against Palmeiras on Nov. 1. Botafogo held a […]

Brasileiro League

/ 107 days ago

Brasileirão would be a top league without European transfers

The Brasileirão has a recent history as an exporter's league with transfers to Europe a common theme. In other words, it takes some of its great raw talents developed in academies at the club level and ships them over to Europe. More often than not, this happens when these players are teenagers. Therefore, they do […]