Lionel Messi helped convince me to stay at Barca, says Dani Alves
Lionel Messi helped convince me to stay at Barca, says Dani Alves

Lionel Messi helped convince Barcelona fullback Dani Alves to stay at the European champions when he was feeling undervalued at the club, the Brazilian defender said on Wednesday.

Marquinhos signs one-year extension with PSG
Marquinhos signs one-year extension with PSG

Football club Paris Saint-German has announced that the defending Ligue 1 champions have signed a one-year extension with Brazilian defender Marquinhos.

Gabriel Paulista failing English test, but set for Arsenal debut
Gabriel Paulista failing English test, but set for Arsenal debut

New signing Gabriel Paulista`s English is still "a problem" according to manager Arsene Wenger but the Brazilian defender could make his Arsenal debut in Sunday`s FA Cup fifth-round tie against Middlesbrough.

Sao Paulo in loan bid for Marseille defender
Sao Paulo in loan bid for Marseille defender

 Sao Paulo are preparing an offer to sign highly rated Brazilian defender Doria on loan from Olympique Marseille, according to the media reports.

Juninho defends David Luiz for shaky Ligue 1 performance
Juninho defends David Luiz for shaky Ligue 1 performance

Brazilian defender David Luiz has been defended by his compatriot Juninho for the criticism he's received since joining Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) this summer.

Barcelona confirm five-year deal with Douglas
Barcelona confirm five-year deal with Douglas

Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Brazilian defender Douglas for 4,000,000 euros.

Brazilian defender Alex Telles to join Galatasaray: Reports

Galatasaray have signed highly rated Brazilian defender Alex Telles for seven million euros, local media reported.

Brazil under-17 defender Abner joins Roma

Roma have signed Brazilian teenage defender Abner for five million euros, local media reported.

Benfica close in on Brazilian defender

Brazilian defender Bruno Cortez is on the verge of being signed by Portuguese club Benfica.