Barcelona buy Brazilian Adriano from Sevilla

According to reports Sevilla have agreed to accept 10 million euros for the 25 year-old Brazilian international.

Brazil striker Adriano questioned over alleged drug links

Controversial Brazilian striker Adriano was questioned by authorities in Rio over allegations of links to a drug-dealing gang that has been accused of murdering police officers.

Santos crush Ituano, Adriano salvages draw for Flamengo

Santos, without Robinho and his teenaged striker partner Neymar, crushed tiny Ituano 9-1 in the Paulista championship on Sunday taking their tally to 60 goals in 18 matches this year.

Adriano dropped by Flamengo after missing practice

Brazil striker Adriano, who has a history of off-field problems, missed Flamengo`s practice and will not play in their next two matches, an official of the Rio club said.

Adriano hat-trick helps Flamengo win Rio derby 5-3

Brazil striker Adriano scored a hat-trick to give national champions Flamengo a 5-3 win over Fluminense in a spectacular Carioca (Rio de Janeiro) championship derby on Sunday.

Adriano fans revel in new found joy

Brazil striker Adriano completed a remarkable comeback after almost quitting soccer nine months ago when he celebrated Flamengo`s Brazilian championship title victory with a 2-1 win over Gremio on Sunday.

Adriano leads Flamengo into top two in Brazil

Adriano scored one goal and set up the other as Flamengo rose to second in the Brazilian championship with a 2-0 win at Nautico.

Adriano scores twice in Fla-Flu derby at Maracana

Brazil`s Adriano struck twice as Flamengo beat Fluminense 2-0 in their Rio derby in front of a record Maracana crowd while leaders Palmeiras won 3-1 at Santos in the Brazilian championship on Sunday.

Argentina get a bit scared of me: Adriano

Flamengo striker has been recalled by Dunga for Brazil`s upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Argentina and Chile after five months out of the coach`s plans.