Bafana drop two places in latest FIFA rankings

2017-04-06 11:19

Brazil surged to the top of the FIFA world rankings for the first time in seven years while Bafana Bafana drop to 64th place.

Three players survive plane crash

2016-11-29 15:20

Three players from Brazil's Chapecoense soccer team have survived a plane crash in Colombia that killed 76 people, Colombian authorities said on Tuesday.

South American Cup final suspended after Brazilian team air crash

2016-11-29 12:51

The South American Cup final has been suspended after an airliner carrying a Brazilian team that was to have competed, crashed in Colombia.

Legendary Brazil football skipper dies at 72

2016-10-26 08:00

Carlos Alberto, captain of the great Brazil team that won the 1970 World Cup, has died of a heart attack in Rio.

Liverpool duo help guide Brazil to victory

2016-10-07 09:21

Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino were on the scoresheet as Brazil thrashed Bolivia in a 2018 World Cup qualifier.

Jesus sparkles as Brazil down Ecuador

2016-09-02 10:56

Two goals from teenage prodigy Gabriel Jesus fired Brazil to their first ever qualifying victory in Ecuador on Thursday.

Brazil thrash Honduras to secure Olympic final

2016-08-18 10:37

Brazil romped to a 6-0 victory over Honduras at the Maracana Stadium on Tuesday to advance to the finals of the Rio Olympics.

SA hold Brazil despite sending off

2016-08-04 22:58

The South African Under-23 soccer side have drawn their opening match at the Olympics, holding a powerful Brazil side at the Mane Garrincha Stadium.

Olympics: Neymar in Brazil squad for Rio

2016-07-15 08:59

Barcelona star Neymar was as expected named in the Brazil squad for the Olympics football tournament on Thursday as well Paris Saint Germain defender Marquinhos.

Brazil's questionable World Cup legacy

2016-07-12 11:35

Did hosting of the World Cup two years ago manage to help local people in Brazil?


Brazil's Marta takes Swedish nationality

2017-03-15 14:58

Five-time World Player of the Year Marta said on Wednesday she would continue to play for Brazil internationally after taking Swedish nationality.

Brazil soccer team in plane crash

2016-11-29 13:04

A chartered aircraft carrying a Brazilian soccer team to Colombia for a regional tournament final has crashed, officials have said.

Half century for Neymar as Brazil crush Argentina

2016-11-11 11:30

Neymar scored his 50th international goal as Brazil thrashed arch-rivals Argentina in their 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying duel.

Brazil go top, Argentina stunned in WCQ

2016-10-12 07:17

Brazil powered to the top of the table in South America's 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying race with a victory over Venezuela.

Neymar strikes as Brazil sink Colombia

2016-09-07 08:38

Neymar scored the winning goal as Brazil defeated Colombia to maintain their 2018 World Cup qualifying resurgence on Tuesday.

Four uncapped players in first Brazil squad

2016-08-22 19:45

New Brazil head coach Tite has named five uncapped players in his first 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

Brazil into final four

2016-08-14 10:21

Olympics hosts Brazil have seemed to finally be hitting top gear as they beat Colombia to power their way into the semi-final of the football competition.

Neymar defends his party boy lifestyle

2016-07-27 09:01

Brazilian football star Neymar is a party boy and he's not going to apologise for it.

Brazil’s economy shrinks more than economists forecast

2016-07-14 18:30

Brazil’s economy has contracted more than analysts expected as policy makers grapple with the worst recession in decades.

Barcelona tie down Neymar till 2021

2016-07-01 14:28

Barcelona have extended the contract of Brazilian forward Neymar keeping him at the Nou Camp until 2021.

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