Posts filed under ‘Copa do Brasil 2008’

Sport Recife take the Copa do Brasil 2008!

In an emotional night in the northeast of Brazil, Sport Recife beat giants Corinthians 2×0 to win the Copa do Brasil for the first time in their history …


Continue Reading June 12, 2008 at 00:43 Leave a comment

Herrera the hero

Corinthians have one hand on the Copa do Brasil after seeing off Sport Recife 3×1 in the first leg of the finals …

Continue Reading June 5, 2008 at 00:08 Leave a comment

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

Vasco mauled by northern lion

Sport Recife moved closer to the finals of the Copa do Brasil after a 2×0 win over Vasco da Gama …

Continue Reading May 22, 2008 at 00:34 Leave a comment

Botafogo have the edge against Corinthians

Botafogo will take a narrow lead into next week’s return leg after they came from behind to beat Corinthians …

Continue Reading May 20, 2008 at 23:00 Leave a comment

Copa do Brasil semi-final places are decided

On Wednesday, Vasco, Botafogo and Sport Recife joined Corinthians …

Continue Reading May 15, 2008 at 00:12 Leave a comment

Corinthians cruise into the semis

Corinthians booked their place in the semi-finals of the Copa do Brasil after a 3×0 win against bogey team São Caetano …

Continue Reading May 13, 2008 at 22:33 1 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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