ALL POSTS TAGGED "brazil"

Brazil

/ 3 days ago

Neymar out for remainder of World Cup group stage with injury

Brazil began their 2022 World Cup with a bang. The top-ranked team at the tournament beat Serbia 2-0 on Thursday. Tottenham Hotspur striker Richarlison scored both goals on the day for the Brazilians. However, there was some bad news that came out of the match as well. Superstar Neymar had to be substituted late in […]

Brazil

/ 4 days ago

Resurgent Brazil rolls past Serbia with 2-0 win

As Brazil handily dominated Serbia in front of a frenzied audience, fans can think of a lot of words to describe La Selecao. You can call them sensational, explosive; or even legendary. Yet the most accurate? Bees. The players, outfitted in their traditional bright yellow Nike jerseys, swarmed a responseless Serbian side that looked doomed […]

Argentina

/ 4 days ago

Top 5 best-selling World Cup shirts in United States

After Nike unveiled its USA World Cup kit, many wondered how popular it would be given the negative reaction to the design. Now, thanks to Soccer.com, we can reveal the Top 5 best-selling World Cup shirts. Based on sales from October 1 through November 15, 2022, some of the results may surprise you. Can you […]

Brazil

/ 14 days ago

Luiz Felipe Scolari, former Chelsea, Brazil boss, announces retirement

Luiz Felipe Scolari, who managed Brazil to the World Cup in 2002, announced his retirement on Monday. The Brazilian recently managed Athletico Paranense to the Copa Libertadores Final. Scolari and his club lost to Flamengo, 1-0, missing out on the club's first continental crown. Luiz Felipe Scolari enters retirement as one of the most experienced […]

Leagues: La Liga

/ 14 days ago

Vinicius Jr and the Boy Who Cried Wolf

In the aftermath of Real Madrid’s high-tension victory over Cadiz last week, Vinicius Jr. tweeted out the message: “Thank God, another game without an injury” It was a statement that was part genuine relief given the state of injuries ahead of the World Cup 2022 tournament, and part some thinly-veiled criticism of the treatment he […]

Brazil

/ 16 days ago

Neymar admits Qatar World Cup could be his last

Brazil and Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar has claimed that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar could be his final tournament. The winger made his senior debut for the South American powerhouse 12 years ago and will turn 31 in just a few months. "I'll play like it's the last," Neymar recently told Globo. "I talk […]

Brazil

/ 21 days ago

Brazil reveals World Cup 2022 squad as betting favorites to win

Brazil, the odds-on favorites to win this year's tournament, announced its World Cup squad for Qatar 2022. Unsurprisingly, the contingent of 26 names features some of the world's best and most famous talents. In fact, there are many similarities to the side that reached the Copa America Final in 2021. Moreover, there are select players […]

Brazil

/ 25 days ago

Could Endrick be Theo Walcott for Brazil at the 2022 World Cup?

Palmeiras and Brazil supporters will hope this is the very last time Endrick is compared to Theo Walcott, but the 16-year-old could be a wildcard for the Selecao in the 2022 World Cup. Brazil fans are excited at the prospect of Endrick developing into one of the best footballers in the world. At such a […]

Antony claims that he won't change after showboating move

Manchester United winger Antony received criticism after a showboating incident during a Europa League match Thursday night. With the scoreline 0-0 in the first half, the Brazilian spun around 720 degrees with the ball. He then proceeded to pass the ball out of play on an errant feed forward. There were no opposing defenders particularly […]

Brazil

/ 41 days ago

Brazil forward Richarlison to be fit for World Cup

Tottenham Hotspur and Brazil forward Richarlison appears set to feature in the upcoming World Cup. The 25-year-old star had to be substituted because of a calf injury during the second half of Spurs' win against Everton on Saturday. The game was Richarlison's first matchup with his former club since he moved to north London in […]

Barcelona

/ 45 days ago

Neymar faces possible prison sentence on corruption, fraud charges

Brazilian superstar Neymar faces a possible prison sentence in a case regarding his move to Barcelona in 2013. Investment firm DIS claims they are owed money because the player’s full value was not met in the transfer. The trial begins next month. DIS owned 40% of Neymar’s rights when he departed Santos in Brazil for […]