Archive for June, 2008

Flamengo open up a two point lead

Flamengo continue to impress under Caio Junior. The Rio side ended Sport Recife’s 19 game unbeaten run in the estádio Ilha do Retiro with a 2×1 win …

Continue Reading June 29, 2008 at 20:35 1 comment

Barcelona sign Henrique

On Friday, Palmeiras confirmed that their centreback, Henrique, had joined Spanish giants, Barcelona …

Continue Reading June 28, 2008 at 14:38 5 comments

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 8

On Saturday, we head to the estádio Canindé as Portuguesa take on Santos …

Continue Reading June 27, 2008 at 17:25 11 comments

Brazil to meet Portugal

The Brazilian Football Federation (CBF) has announced that Brazil will play an international friendly against Portugal on November 11th …

Continue Reading June 27, 2008 at 13:39 4 comments

Libertadores final first leg: LDU 4-2 Fluminense

Brazil’s Fluminense have their work cut out after losing the first leg of the Copa Libertadores 4-2 to Ecuador’s Liga Deportiva Universitaria (LDU) in the Estádio Casa Blanca in Quito on Wednesday ..

Continue Reading June 26, 2008 at 02:55 4 comments

Ajax make offer for Henrique

Dutch team Ajax are ready to fork out 8 million euros for Palmeiras centreback Henrique …

Continue Reading June 24, 2008 at 18:24 1 comment

Flamengo still dominant in rampant threesome

Once again the leadership of the Campeonato Brasileiro is divided between frontrunners Flamengo, Grêmio and Cruzeiro …

Continue Reading June 23, 2008 at 00:10 3 comments

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 7

We start our coverage of round 7 of the Campeonato Brasileiro with another visit to the estádio Morumbi as São Paulo come up against Sport Recife …

Continue Reading June 20, 2008 at 21:42 1 comment

Dunga gets it in the neck as Brazil draw 0-0 with Argentina

Brazil coach Dunga came in for it once again as Brazil failed to beat their archenemies Argentina on Wednesday night … (updated to include best moments)

Continue Reading June 19, 2008 at 00:55 5 comments

Brazil vs Argentina June 2008: possible starting line-up

Tonight, Brazil get set to take on Argentina in Belo Horizonte …

Continue Reading June 18, 2008 at 13:41 1 comment

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