I need a hug, says Scolari

2014-07-31 11:07

Luiz Felipe Scolari said he needed a hug and some affection as the former Brazil coach returned to his favourite club Gremio.

Scolari departure confirmed

2014-07-15 09:12

The Confederation of Brazilian Football has confirmed that head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has resigned from his role.

Scolari future still undecided

2014-07-13 12:00

Luiz Felipe Scolari has left a decision on his future as Brazil coach to the country's federation after their SWC campaign ended.

Zico: Sack Scolari

2014-07-11 08:32

Zico has outlined his vision for the future of soccer in his homeland and it begins with sacking Luiz Felipe Scolari.

CBF to discuss Scolari's future

2014-07-10 11:00

Luiz Felipe Scolari has revealed he will discuss his future with the CBF after Saturday's third-place play-off against the Netherlands.

Scolari's future on hold

2014-07-09 22:00

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has said that no decision on his future would be taken until after the Soccer World Cup.

'Crazy' bets pay off

2014-07-09 13:06

Germany's 7-1 SWC semi-final victory over hosts Brazil left British bookmakers reeling Wednesday after the shock result.

Do it for Neymar: Scolari

2014-07-08 10:32

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has urged his squad to use Neymar's loss to a back injury as motivation when they face Germany.

Scolari's name on the line

2014-07-07 09:34

Luiz Felipe Scolari has vowed that his side will win the World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro's historic Maracana Stadium this week.

Gustavo void worries Scolari

2014-07-01 19:09

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has been given a selection headache ahead of his side's SWC quarter-final clash with Colombia.

Chile test not what Brazil wanted

2014-06-24 08:11

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari on Monday insisted that that a last-16 tie against Chile was not what he wanted.

Hosts Brazil bid for top spot

2014-06-23 09:54

Brazil will look to secure top spot in SWC Group A and banish doubts about their title credentials when they take on Cameroon.

Scolari hits back at Van Gaal

2014-06-23 07:43

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari hit back at claims by Louis van Gaal that FIFA had manipulated the SWC schedule in the hosts' favour.

Scolari happy to take a point

2014-06-18 08:21

Luiz Scolari declared himself 'satisfied' with Brazil's showing against Mexico, despite failing to score in their goalless draw.

Brazil look for second round win

2014-06-17 08:08

Brazil play Mexico in their second World Cup match on Tuesday knowing that a win would virtually secure a place in the last 16.

Relief for Scolari as plans go awry

2014-06-13 08:27

Brazil started their World Cup campaign off on the right foot, but the 3-1 win against Croatia wasn't what Scolari had in mind.

One step at a time for Brazil

2014-06-12 11:58

Brazil manager Luiz Felipe Scolari has acknowledged that this World Cup campaign will be a lengthy and testing process.

Brazil racing to SWC kick-off

2014-06-12 05:00

Brazil scrambled towards the start of the SWC start with yellow and green flags flowing from cars, bars and apartments.

Brazil v Argentina in final?

2014-06-06 07:48

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has projected that Argentina will be the most likely opponent they make it all the way to the final.

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.

Neymar on his way to SA

2014-02-11 17:22

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has brought in two new faces but dropped Kaka in his sqaud to face Bafana Bafana in March.

Scolari: Brazil on new path

2013-07-01 11:40

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari insists his side were still a work in progress despite their Confederations Cup win against Spain.

Kaka axed from Brazil squad

2013-05-14 17:50

Ronaldinho and Kaka are two of the most notable names missing from the Brazil squad announced to take part in the Confederations Cup

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.

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.


Dunga back in Brazil hot seat

2014-07-22 17:30

The Brazilian Football Confederation have appointed Dunga as Brazil's national coach, replacing Luiz Felipe Scolari.

Brazil fires Scolari: reports

2014-07-14 07:41

Brazil's football confederation will not renew national coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's contract, local media have reported.

Calls for Scolari to keep job

2014-07-12 12:34

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari should stay as coach even though the hosts were humiliated by Germany, a Brazilian official says.

Dutch not up for playoff

2014-07-10 19:00

The Netherlands squad must stay at the World Cup when coach Louis van Gaal dearly wishes they could just go home.

'Nobody will die', says Scolari

2014-07-10 09:11

Luiz Felipe Scolari defended his record as the football-mad nation struggled to absorb the semi-final debacle.

Brazil press calls for rebirth

2014-07-09 17:16

Brazilian newspapers have sought answers for the national football team's disastrous World Cup exit at the hands of Germany.

Scolari: Worst day of my life!

2014-07-09 10:16

Luiz Felipe Scolari said watching his side being crushed by Germany in their SWC semi-final was the worst day of his life.

Oscar happy with utility role

2014-07-07 09:47

Oscar insists he will play where ever Luiz Felipe Scolari wants him to, with the midfielder focused solely on helping Brazil to glory.

Pressure getting to Brazil

2014-07-02 21:06

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has summoned the team psychologist after crushing SWC pressure left some of them in tears.

Scolari happy to buck trend

2014-06-24 20:02

Despite the avalanche of goals in their last match, Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has vowed to make his side more defensive.

Hulk set to return for Brazil

2014-06-23 13:33

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari says he would return to the same starting lineup that delivered an opening SWC win over Croatia.

Brazil not giving up on Fred

2014-06-23 08:55

Brazil are not eyeing an alternative to centre-forward Fred and are confident the misfiring forward will start hitting the target soon.

Scolari: We are evolving

2014-06-18 08:46

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari said that the SWC hosts had reason to be satisfied with their performance against Mexico.

Brazil eye World Cup last 16

2014-06-17 14:14

Brazil can complete part one of their SWC mission against Mexico, knowing a victory will virtually ensure a place in the last 16.

Scolari thanks passionate fans

2014-06-13 10:06

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari praised the passionate home crowd in inspiring his players to fight back to win against Croatia.

Scolari praises Neymar

2014-06-13 08:02

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari paid tribute to Neymar after the forward scored twice in their victory against Croatia.

Brazil braces for SWC carnival

2014-06-12 07:19

Brazil kicks off the Soccer World Cup hoping to unite the football-mad country after a chaotic build-up plagued by violent protests.

Scolari's recipe for success

2014-06-10 13:01

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari hopes a repeat of his 2002 formula can help the team to another World Cup triumph this summer.

Strikers don't worry Scolari

2014-03-06 18:28

Brazil's strikers again failed to score against South Africa but it turned out to be nothing more than a minor inconvenience.

Scolari uses Parreira's insight

2014-03-04 20:22

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari says his assistant Carlos Alberto Parreira has given him insight into Bafana Bafana's style of play.

Scolari wants Breno released

2013-08-05 18:36

Brazil national team coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has called for a second chance for defender Breno, who was convicted of arson.

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.

Brazil omit Ronaldinho

2013-03-05 22:21

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has omitted former world player of the year Ronaldinho from a 22-man squad for upcoming friendlies.

Scolari named Brazil coach

2012-11-29 15:17

Luiz Felipe Scolari, who coached Brazil to their fifth World Cup title in 2002, has again taken over their coaching reins.

Palmeiras fire coach Scolari

2012-09-14 12:29

SWC-winning coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has been sacked by Palmeiras, ending a second spell at the Brazilian side.

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