Archive for July, 2009

Brazil squad for Estonia friendly August 2009

Coach Dunga has called up 22 players for the international friendly vs Estonia in Tallinn …

Continue Reading July 28, 2009 at 18:37 8 comments

Ronaldo injured in Corinthians 3-0 loss to Palmeiras

Corinthians rotund front man, Ronaldo, may have broken a bone in his hand after an awkward fall in Sunday’s loss to archrivals Palmeiras …

Continue Reading July 26, 2009 at 21:13 10 comments

Lulinha goes on loan to Estoril

Corinthians have loaned out Lulinha to Portuguese club Estoril …

Continue Reading July 23, 2009 at 19:50 6 comments

Manchester United target, Dodô, made part of Corinthians first team squad

(updated with Dodô quotes) Youngster, Dodô, is in Corinthians squad to face Vitória on Thursday ….

Continue Reading July 22, 2009 at 18:43 27 comments

Atlético Mineiro stay on course

Celso Roth’s Atlético Mineiro were restored to the leadership of the Brasileiro after a scoreless draw away at Vitória …

Continue Reading July 19, 2009 at 21:06 5 comments

Estudiantes Libertadores winners 2009

Brazilian team, Cruzeiro, contrived to lose 1-2 at home to Argentina’s Estudiantes in the second leg of the Libertadores …

Continue Reading July 16, 2009 at 00:07 4 comments

Are Manchester United being conned over Douglas Costa?

Weekend reports in the British press have again linked Grêmio’s Douglas Costa with Manchester United …

Continue Reading July 13, 2009 at 00:57 25 comments

Corinthians thumped in Porto Alegre

Mano Menezes’ return to the estádio Olímpico ended in a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Grêmio ..

Continue Reading July 12, 2009 at 21:49 Leave a comment

Brazil to face England in international friendly November 2009

The Brazilian Football Confederation, the CBF, have confirmed that Brazil will take on England in a friendly in November 2009 …

Continue Reading July 9, 2009 at 11:15 5 comments

Internacional return to the top of the Brasileiro

Nilmar’s double strike for Inter away at Náutico put the Porto Alegre outfit back in pole position in Brazil’s national championship …

Continue Reading July 5, 2009 at 20:56 5 comments

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