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Brandao changes lawyer and appeals jail term

Brandao changes lawyer and appeals jail term

 Brazilian footballer Brandao has changed his legal representative and appealed his one month prison sentence for head-butting an opponent, his new lawyer Yassine Maharsi confirmed on Tuesday.

Laurent Blanc surprised by `excessive` Brandao jail term

Laurent Blanc surprised by `excessive` Brandao jail term

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc said Friday he considered the one-month jail term imposed on Bastia striker Brandao for headbutting Thiago Motta as "disproportionate".

Brandao sentenced to a month in jail for headbutt

Brandao sentenced to a month in jail for headbutt

Bastia forward Brandao has been sentenced to one month in prison for headbutting Paris St Germain midfielder Thiago Motta, a French tribunal said on Thursday.

Brandao apologises for Thiago Motta headbutt

Bastia`s Brazilian striker Brandao, who was hit with a six-month ban for headbutting Paris Saint-Germain`s Thiago Motta in August, apologised publicly for his gesture on French television on Sunday.

Brandao handed six-month ban for headbutting

Brandao handed six-month ban for headbutting

Bastia`s Brazilian striker Brandao was banned for six months by the French football league`s disciplinary commission on Thursday for headbutting Paris Saint-Germain`s Thiago Motta, his club announced.

Brandao set for court hearing after Motta headbutt

SC Bastia`s Brazilian striker Brandao was held in custody for several hours on Friday and will face charges following his headbutt on Paris Saint-Germain`s Thiago Motta, a court source told AFP.

Brandao handed provisional ban for headbutt

SC Bastia`s Brazilian striker Brandao has been provisionally suspended until September 18 by the French league (LFP) following his headbutt on Paris Saint-Germain`s Thiago Motta after last Saturday`s Ligue 1 clash.

PSG furious after Thiago Motta hurt in tunnel incident

Paris Saint-Germain were left fuming on Saturday after midfielder Thiago Motta was left with a fractured nose following a bust-up in the tunnel at the end of their Ligue 1 clash with SC Bastia.

Brazilian striker Brandao`s Bastia move collapses

Brazilian striker Brandao`s move to Ligue 1 club SC Bastia collapsed after the Corsicans claimed that Saint-Etienne demanded a transfer fee for the player at the last minute.

Lille title blow with second successive defeat

Lille suffered a second successive defeat and squandered vital ground in the French title race when St Etienne grabbed a 2-0 Ligue 1 victory on Friday.

Marseille`s Brandao held over alleged rape

Olympique Marseille striker Brandao is to appear before the prosecutor`s office after he was held on Wednesday for a second day of questioning over alleged rape, judicial sources said.

Marseille`s Brandao held over alleged rape

Olympique Marseille striker Brandao is to appear before the prosecutor`s office after he was held on Wednesday for a second day of questioning over alleged rape, judicial sources said.

Marseille reach French League Cup final

Brazilian striker Brandao`s double helped Olympique Marseille reach the French League Cup final with a 2-1 win after extra time at Toulouse.

Marseille reach French League Cup final

Brazilian striker Brandao`s double helped Olympique Marseille reach the French League Cup final with a 2-1 win after extra time at Toulouse.