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Dani Alves' case lands Neymar in hot water

Dani Alves' case lands Neymar in hot water

Former Brazilian player Dani Alves received his rape conviction on February 22. In December 2021, the ex-Brazilian international was allegedly involved in a sexual assault incident at a nightclub in Barcelona. Authorities sentenced the former player to a jail term, fined him $164,000, and required him to pay the victim's legal fees. They have imposed […]

Brazil

/ 1 day ago

Dani Alves' case lands Neymar in hot water

Former Brazilian player Dani Alves received his rape conviction on February 22. In December 2021, the ex-Brazilian international was allegedly involved in a sexual assault incident at a nightclub in Barcelona. Authorities sentenced the former player to a jail term, fined him $164,000, and required him to pay the victim's legal fees. They have imposed […]

Brazil

/ 4 days ago

Brazil coach rules two main stars out of March friendlies

In March of 2024, Brazil will face England in a friendly matchup between the two countries. The two teams' meeting will occur on March 23 at Wembley Stadium. The last time these two teams met was in 2017 when they played to a scoreless draw. Brazil had also already set this March as the date […]

Brasileiro League

/ 14 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

/ 15 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

/ 17 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 […]

Brazil

/ 17 days ago

USA finalizing summer friendlies against Brazil and Colombia

The United States men's national team is looking to add two new summer friendlies to their fixture list. Gregg Berhalter's team currently has a three-month gap in games between March and June. The Yanks next face Jamaica in a Nations League semifinal matchup on March 21st. They will then play one more match in the […]

Brazil

/ 21 days ago

Copa America tickets on sale now for Los Angeles games

Tickets to games in Los Angeles for the Copa America are now on sale. While CONMEBOL won't make tickets available to the general public until as late as March, fans can get tickets to LA games now. SoFi Stadium, the home of the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers, will have two games during the Copa […]

Brazil

/ 32 days ago

Late legend Pele's body could be exhumed for bizarre reason

The question of how many children the late Brazilian soccer great Pele fathered has sparked new debate. A woman claiming to be the former player’s long-lost daughter demands that his remains be exhumed. After a protracted fight with colon cancer, Pele died on Dec. 29, 2022. The loss of probably the sport's most iconic global […]

Brazil

/ 38 days ago

U.S. Soccer reveals full 2024 SheBelieves Cup schedule

Scheduling details of the upcoming 2024 SheBelieves Cup. The annual invitational tournament historically pits some of the top women's national teams against each other. Typically held in the spring, the competition consists of four teams fighting for the title. As hosts, the United States women's national team has featured in all eight of the previous […]

Brazil

/ 42 days ago

Neymar criticized for prioritizing partying over his soccer career

Neymar has developed a knack for partying during his soccer career, an activity that many believe has impacted his career. On several occasions throughout his career, Neymar has hosted or attended parties at inopportune times. For example, the Brazilian has missed matches that coincide with his sister's birthday, March 11. That coincides with the week […]

Barcelona

/ 44 days ago

Chelsea named front-runners to capture Barca's transfer target

Estevao Willian is emerging as one of the most talented young footballers around, and is a considered a Chelsea transfer target. This is despite his desire to follow in Lionel Messi's footsteps and sign for Barcelona. Only a few days after acquiring Vitor Roque, the La Liga club remain intent on bolstering their roster with […]