Real Madrid agree to sign Brazil midfielder Lucas Silva
Real Madrid agree to sign Brazil midfielder Lucas Silva

Cruzeiro have agreed to sell defensive midfielder Lucas Silva to Real Madrid, the Brazilian champions said on Thursday.

Real Madrid told to raise offer for Lucas Silva
Real Madrid told to raise offer for Lucas Silva

Real Madrid have been told they would need to pay at least 15 million euros to sign Brazil's rising star Lucas Silva.

Real Madrid make offer for Brazilian Silva
Real Madrid make offer for Brazilian Silva

Spanish football club Real Madrid are in talks to sign highly rated Brazilian midfielder Lucas Silva in the January transfer window, according to media reports.

Cruzeiro retain Brazilian title
Cruzeiro retain Brazilian title

Cruzeiro retained the Brazilian league title with two games to spare on Sunday thanks to a 2-1 victory over Goias.

AC Milan set sights on Brazilian defending pair: Reports
AC Milan set sights on Brazilian defending pair: Reports

Italian football club AC Milan is considering a move for Brazilian defenders Gil and Dede in a bid to fill the void left by Thiago Silva, according to reports in Brazil.

 Brazil Serie A: Flamengo shock leaders Cruzeiro
 Brazil Serie A: Flamengo shock leaders Cruzeiro

 Flamengo rose to 10th in Brazil's Serie A football standings with a shock 3-0 victory over league leaders Cruzeiro.

Former Chelsea boss Avram Grant takes role at Thai club
Former Chelsea boss Avram Grant takes role at Thai club

 Former Chelsea manager Avram Grant has been appointed technical director at Thai Premier League club BEC Tero Sasana, who also agreed a five-year partnership deal with Brazilian side Cruzeiro.

Sao Paulo beat Cruzeiro to open title race
Sao Paulo beat Cruzeiro to open title race

Sao Paulo cut Cruzeiro's lead at the top of Brazil's Serie A championship to four points after defeating the defending champions 2-0.

Racism in football 'a plague', says Brazil president
Racism in football 'a plague', says Brazil president

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has said racism in football has become "a plague" following the latest incident to hit the country's domestic competition.

Internacional move top of Brazil Serie A

Internacional have moved to the top of Brazil`s Serie A standings with a 1-0 win over Goias.

Cruzeiro leads in Brazil`s Serie A

Defending champions Cruzeiro have extended their lead at the top of Brazil`s Serie A championship following a 5-0 victory over promoted Figueirense.

Estadio Mineirao (Belo Horizonte)

Home of Atletico Mineiro and Cruzeiro, the Estadio Mineiro has been completely revamped for the upcoming World Cup.

Fred on target as Fluminense beat Flamengo

Brazil striker Fred and midfielder Chiquinho scored either side of halftime to hand Fluminense a 2-0 victory over rivals Flamengo.

Corinthians move to top of Brazil`s Serie A

Peru international striker Paolo Guerrero struck a late goal as Corinthians secured a 1-0 victory over promoted Chapecoense in Brazil`s Serie A championship.

Midfielder Nilton plays down summer move

Midfielder Nilton has played down a possible move to Europe this summer.

Brazil to ban racist fans from World Cup

Football fans with a track record of racist abuse will be barred from entering Brazil during this year`s World Cup, the government announced.

Cruzeiro slip up as Defensor secure draw

Emilio Zeballos struck a stoppage time equaliser to earn Defensor Sporting a 2-2 draw against Brazilian champions Cruzeiro in their Copa Libertadores match.

Brazil World Cup stadium roof partially collapses

The roof of Brazil`s Mineirao World Cup Stadium has partially collapsed in rain and wind.

Bolivia striker Moreno rejoins Cruzeiro

Bolivia international striker Marcelo Moreno has rejoined Brazilian champions Cruzeiro on loan.

`Chelsea target Dede worths 15 million euros`

Chelsea target Dede will only be sold if a suitor meets his 15 million euro price tag, the defender`s agent said.