Brazil coach Dunga explains Marcelo absence
Brazil coach Dunga explains Marcelo absence

Brazil coach Dunga has explained his decision to drop Marcelo from the national team despite the defender's impressive form for Spanish giants Real Madrid.

Brazil's Jefferson hopes to emulate Gianluigi Buffon
Brazil's Jefferson hopes to emulate Gianluigi Buffon

Botafogo's goalkeeper Jefferson has said he is unconcerned about losing his place in the national team despite the Brazilian club's relegation to the second division.

Kaka bids emotional Sao Paulo farewell
Kaka bids emotional Sao Paulo farewell

 Kaka has admitted to being overcome with emotion after bidding farewell to Sao Paulo's fans at the Morumbi stadium.

Dunga, Jose Mourinho share meal in London
Dunga, Jose Mourinho share meal in London

Brazil coach Dunga met Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho as part of a short European tour by the Selecao hierarchy.

Dunga trying to repair World Cup damage: Ronaldo
Dunga trying to repair World Cup damage: Ronaldo

Dunga faces an uphill battle to repair the scars of Brazil`s World Cup campaign, but was at least looking like he might be on the right path, according to former striker Ronaldo.

Roberto Firmino strike gives Brazil sixth straight win under Dunga
Roberto Firmino strike gives Brazil sixth straight win under Dunga

Brazil chalked up their sixth successive win since Dunga replaced Luiz Felipe Scolari as coach following the World Cup when they beat Austria 2-1 with a stunning late drive by Roberto Firmino on Tuesday.

Thiago Silva gets firm response from Dunga over captaincy
Thiago Silva gets firm response from Dunga over captaincy

Brazil coach Dunga gave a predictably firm response on Monday to Thiago Silva`s complaints that nobody had told the defender he was no longer captain of the side.

Ex-Brazil skipper Thiago Silva makes peace with Neymar, Dunga
Ex-Brazil skipper Thiago Silva makes peace with Neymar, Dunga

Ex-Brazil captain Thiago Silva on Monday revealed he has made peace with current skipper Neymar and national coach Dunga, a day after expressing his dismay at being stripped of the armband.

Thiago Silva hits out at Dunga and Neymar after losing captaincy
Thiago Silva hits out at Dunga and Neymar after losing captaincy

Defender Thiago Silva has criticised Brazil coach Dunga and star player Neymar after claiming neither of them told him he was no longer Brazil captain.

Neymar shines as Brazil crush Turkey
Neymar shines as Brazil crush Turkey

Neymar scored twice as Brazil continued their winning run under new head coach Dunga with a 4-0 victory against Turkey in a friendly in Istanbul on Wednesday.

Luiz Adriano to partner with Neymar
Luiz Adriano to partner with Neymar

Brazil coach Dunga is set to hand Luiz Adriano a starting berth in Brazil's friendly against Turkey Wednesday.

Brazil coach Dunga brings in Anderson​ Talisca for Turkish date
Brazil coach Dunga brings in Anderson​ Talisca for Turkish date

Brazil coach Dunga on Monday drafted Benfica attacking midfielder Anderson Talisca in place of Paris Saint Germain`s Lucas Moura for Wednesday`s friendly date with Turkey, the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) said.

Hulk defends Brazil absence
Hulk defends Brazil absence

Brazil forward Hulk has defended his absence from the national squad for his country`s first post-World Cup friendlies under new coach Dunga, who appears to have frozen him out for missing the games in September.

Brazil turn to youth to revive football fortunes
Brazil turn to youth to revive football fortunes

Brazil's football federation has announced plans to build 15 training centres designed to develop young players.

Dunga has restored Brazil's confidence: Carlos Alberto Parreira
Dunga has restored Brazil's confidence: Carlos Alberto Parreira

Brazil's 1994 World Cup-winning coach Carlos Alberto Parreira has praised the Selecao's resurgence under new manager Dunga.

Neymar scores all four as Brazil rout Japan
Neymar scores all four as Brazil rout Japan

Neymar scored all four goals in a sumptuous display for Brazil as the five-times world champions routed an under-strength Japan 4-0 in a friendly in Singapore on Tuesday to maintain Dunga`s perfect start since returning as coach.

Dunga wary of Brazil injuries on sandy Singapore surface
Dunga wary of Brazil injuries on sandy Singapore surface

Singapore`s sandy pitch heightens the risk of injuries and the lack of grass makes passing football difficult, Brazil coach Dunga said on Monday ahead of their friendly against Asian champions Japan.

Lionel Messi misses penalty as Brazil beat Argentina
Lionel Messi misses penalty as Brazil beat Argentina

Lionel Messi missed a first-half penalty as Brazil beat Argentina 2-0 in a fiercely contested "Superclasico" friendly in Beijing on Saturday.

Dunga brings in fresh defensive blood in Brazil ranks for Asian swing
Dunga brings in fresh defensive blood in Brazil ranks for Asian swing

Brazil coach Dunga named fresh defensive blood Wednesday in the shape of CSKA Moscow defender Mario Fernandes and Inter Milan defender Dodo in naming his squad for an Asian tour comprising games aganst Argentina and Japan in Beijing and Singapore.

Dunga delivering, say Brazilian federation
Dunga delivering, say Brazilian federation

Brazil coach Dunga can be satisfied with his first few weeks back in charge of the national side emerging from the ashes of the World Cup, the Brazilian Football Confederation said Wednesday after an overnight friendly win over Ecuador.