Brazil's 1958 SWC skipper dies

2014-03-21 10:17

Hilderaldo Luiz Bellini, the captain of Brazil's first Soccer World Cup-winning team, has died aged 83 after a long illness.

Fans lash woeful Bafana

2014-03-06 12:42

Sport24 readers have lashed out at the Bafana team after their thrashing at the hands of Brazil in Johannesburg.


Boy invades pitch!

2014-03-06 08:36

A young fan invaded the pitch after Bafana's game against Brazil.

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Neymar jets into South Africa

2014-03-04 09:00

Brazil striker Neymar has arrived in Johannesburg leading a group of European-based Brazilian stars who will take on Bafana Bafana.

Brazil to change - mid match!

2014-02-27 12:39

Brazil will be wearing two different strips in their friendly against Bafana Bafana at the FNB Stadium on Wednesday, March 5.

Barker: Bafana can beat Brazil

2014-02-21 15:43

Former Bafana Bafana coach Clive Barker believes current coach Gordon Igesund can come good against Brazil.

Brazil could crack: Del Bosque

2014-02-20 09:02

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque believes Brazil could crack under the pressure as this year's Soccer World Cup hosts.

Zambia make Brazil work hard

2013-10-15 17:30

Brazil were made to work hard against a Zambia side without a coach and missing three players reportedly facing arrest.

Scolari insists Brazil on track

2013-06-27 11:15

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari conceded his team cannot yet start dreaming of a sixth Soccer World Cup title next year.

Neymar 'fooling' referees

2013-06-26 07:50

Uruguay captain Diego Lugano has accused Brazil star Neymar of fooling referees during the Confederations Cup.

Neymar, Balotelli face off

2013-06-22 09:00

Neymar and Mario Balotelli will face off when Brazil and Italy play to decide the Group A winner at the Confederations Cup.

SWC countdown clock unveiled

2013-06-13 09:04

A clock designed by the late architect Oscar Niemeyer to mark the one-year countdown to next year's SWC has been unveiled.

I am obliged to win: Scolari

2012-11-30 09:03

Newly appointed coach Luiz Felipe Scolari believes Brazil have a solemn duty to win the World Cup on home soil in 2014.

Brazil to name new coach

2012-11-24 14:46

The Brazilian football federation says discussions to select the new coach will take place between Christmas and the New Year.

Fans jeer Brazil's effort

2012-09-08 08:46

Brazil's performance against Bafana Bafana prompted fans to jeer their players off the field at the final whistle.

Brazil squad for Bafana named

2012-08-24 10:01

Brazil coach Mano Menezes has named a 22-man squad to face South Africa in a friendly international in Sao Paulo next month.

Brazil outclass Britain

2012-07-21 08:44

Brazil showed Great Britain the standard required to win gold at the Olympics after beating them in an Olympic warm-up.


Fans lash woeful Bafana

2014-03-06 12:43

Sport24 readers have lashed out at the Bafana team after their thrashing at the hands of Brazil in Johannesburg.


Bafana vs Brazil

2014-03-06 09:32

See all the best pics from the game between Bafana and Brazil.

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Bafana friendly vital: Scolari

2014-03-05 12:07

The match against Bafana is a vital part of the team's preparation for the 2014 SWC, says Brazil head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari.

Brazil jet into SA - PICTURE

2014-03-03 14:27

The Brazilian football team have have tweeted a picture on board the plane on their way to South Africa to face Bafana Bafana.

Adidas pulls raunchy T-shirts

2014-02-26 07:45

Adidas will withdraw a range of T-shirts that caused outrage in Brazil because of their sexual references.

Brazil boosts SWC security

2014-02-21 07:46

Brazil has dramatically increased its Soccer World Cup security operation, drafting in tens of thousands of additional personnel.

Brazil's jersey loses shine

2013-11-25 12:29

The most famous shirt in football, Brazil's traditional yellow jersey has lost its all-conquering allure

Neymar recovering well

2013-07-06 10:07

Brazilian star Neymar is recovering well after undergoing tonsil and nasal surgery, according to a statement signed by his doctor.

Brazil seal final berth

2013-06-26 23:11

Brazil have beaten Uruguay in dramatic fashion to seal a place in the final of the Confederations Cup on homesoil.

Injured Balotelli sent home

2013-06-25 07:53

Mario Balotelli was sent home from the Confederations Cup due to a strained thigh, leaving Italy without its top striker.

Neymar inspires Brazil to win

2013-06-16 11:30

Neymar inspired Brazil to a win over Japan in their bid to clinch a third successive Confederations Cup title.

Brazil back Neymar all the way

2013-06-12 11:50

Neymar, the latest diamond extracted from Brazil's mine of footballing talent, carries the hopes of a nation.

Scolari set for Brazil job

2012-11-28 18:16

Brazil's 2002 World Cup-winning coach Luiz Felipe Scolari is set to return to lead his country's bid to win a sixth world title.

Menezes sacked as Brazil boss

2012-11-24 08:41

Mano Menezes has been sacked as coach of Brazil, dealing a hammer blow to the misfiring hosts of the 2014 Soccer World Cup.

Bafana suffer narrow defeat

2012-09-07 23:11

Gordon Igesund’s first match in charge of South Africa has ended in a narrow defeat to Brazil in their friendly in Sao Paulo.

Mexico stun Brazil, win gold

2012-08-11 18:15

Mexico stunned Brazil to win their first gold in the Olympic men's football tournament as Oribe Peralta's brace clinched victory.

Brazil's president due for SA visit

2010-07-07 09:31

Brazil's President Lula's visit to South Africa will be his last until he retires in October

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