Posts filed under ‘Campeonato Brasileiro 2008’

Campeonato Brasileiro 2008 end of season round up

The Brasileiro is over for yet another year and now the dust has settled it’s time to reflect on the outcome and take a closer look at some of the league’s statistics …


Continue Reading December 12, 2008 at 08:51 6 comments

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 38

For the final day of the season, we’re in the estádio Bezerrão in the Distrito Federal for São Paulo as they hope to clinch the title against Goiás. The situation at the top could not be more dramatic …

Continue Reading December 5, 2008 at 13:25 Leave a comment

Brasileiro set for gripping climax

São Paulo failed to clinch the Brazilian league title after they were held 1-1 at home to Fluminense. A win would have meant a third consecutive Brasileiro but São Paulo buckled under the pressure of a packed Morumbi and now need to avoid defeat away to Goiás next weekend …

Continue Reading December 1, 2008 at 18:48 2 comments

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 37

This weekend São Paulo could clinch the title against Fluminense and our cameras will be in the estádio Morumbi to capture the moment …

Continue Reading November 27, 2008 at 19:53 Leave a comment

São Paulo on verge of glory

Muricy Ramalho’s São Paulo can make it a record three titles in a row and win their sixth Brasileiro if they beat Fluminense in the Morumbi next weekend …

Continue Reading November 23, 2008 at 22:57 Leave a comment

Campeonato Brasileiro preview round 36

This weekend we’re in the estádio São Januário for the crunch match between Vasco de Gama and São Paulo …

Continue Reading November 21, 2008 at 18:49 Leave a comment

São Paulo three games away from making history

Around 59,000 turned up to the estádio Morumbi to see São Paulo dispose of Figueirense 3-1 and maintain a two point lead over Grêmio …

Continue Reading November 16, 2008 at 20:37 Leave a comment

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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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