Archive for May, 2008

Brazil vs Canada: probable starting line-up

For Saturday’s match against Canada, Brazil are expected to start with …

Continue Reading May 31, 2008 at 12:15 Leave a comment

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 4

On Saturday we take our first look at Vasco de Gama as they come up against Grêmio in the estádio São Januário in Rio de Janeiro …

Continue Reading May 30, 2008 at 17:40 2 comments

End of the road for Cuca

Failure in the Copa do Brasil has cost Cuca his job at Botafogo … Update: Geninho checks in

Continue Reading May 29, 2008 at 12:24 4 comments

Penalty shootouts send Corinthians and Sport Recife into the finals of the Copa do Brasil

On Wednesday evening, the semi-finals of the Copa do Brasil were decided in dramatic fashion (updated) …

Continue Reading May 29, 2008 at 01:17 Leave a comment

All even in first leg between Fluminense and Boca Juniors

Fluminense look well-placed to proceed to the finals of the Copa Libertadores after managing a 2×2 draw against Boca Juniors in Buenos Aires …

Continue Reading May 29, 2008 at 00:59 Leave a comment

After battering, Leão cashes in chips

Last Sunday’s 4×0 humiliation at the hands of Cruzeiro has turned out to be Emerson Leão’s final game in charge at Santos …

Continue Reading May 27, 2008 at 17:45 Leave a comment

Brazil’s training schedule and hotels for Canada and Venezuela games

On Wednesday evening (28th May), Brazil will fly out to the USA from Guarulhos international airport in São Paulo …

Continue Reading May 26, 2008 at 19:13 3 comments

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