Archive for January, 2011

Neymar: the Brazilian George Best

“Genius, maverick, legend”. Three words often used to describe the magnificent George Best …


Continue Reading January 25, 2011 at 16:17 9 comments

Brazil U-20s x Ecuador probable starting line-ups 25 January 2011

Brazil’s Under 20s take on Ecuador …

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Brazil squad for international friendly versus France 9 February 2011 – Premier League’s Gomes, Rafael, Lucas, Ramires, David Luiz, Sandro Ranieri & Anderson are included

Mano Manezes has called up 23 players for the game versus France in the Stade de France …

Continue Reading January 25, 2011 at 15:39 15 comments

Brazil Under20 x Bolivia probable starting-line-ups 23 January 2011

Brazil take on Bolivia this afternoon knowing that a win will see them through to the next phase of the Under 20 tournament in Peru …

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FootBrazil’s feature on Santos and Brazil star Neymar

In December last year, FootBrazil’s crew drove down to the Vila Belmiro for an exclusive with one of the world’s most talked about players …

Continue Reading January 21, 2011 at 08:43 2 comments

Brazil Under20 vs Colombia probable starting line-ups 20 January 2011

Brazil’s Under 20s take on Colombia in their second game in Peru tonight …

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Brazil Under20 probable starting line-up vs Paraguay 17 January 2011

Brazil’s U20s get their campaign in Peru underway against Paraguay …

Continue Reading January 17, 2011 at 09:30 9 comments

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The man who came up with: Messi carrying Argentina. Neymar carrying Brazil. British Airways carrying England. My name is Jon Cotterill. I am an English football commentator for TV Globo in São Paulo, Brazil. Currently we're broadcasting two live Campeonato Brasileiro or Campeonato Paulista games per week plus our magazine show, Footbrazil to 180 countries. + Eu trabalho como narrador na TV Globo em São Paulo, Brasil. Atualmente, nos transmitimos dois jogos ao vivo do Campeonato Brasileiro ou Campeonato Paulista por semana e nosso programa de futebol semanal, Footbrazil.

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