Botafogo relegated for just second time in 110 years
Botafogo relegated for just second time in 110 years

Botafogo were relegated to the Brazilian second division for only the second time in 110 years on Sunday after losing 2-0 against Santos, their 22nd defeat of a troubled season.

Neymar bids to enter Brazil``s pantheon of greats

Every time Brazil have lifted the World Cup the star of the show has been a forward, and Neymar will seek to keep up that tradition in June and July.

Brazil`s first World Cup winning captain Bellini dies

Hilderaldo Luiz Bellini, the first Brazilian to lift the World Cup as captain of the triumphant 1958 side, has died in Sao Paulo aged 83, local media reported on Thursday.

Brazil mourns World Cup legend Nilton Santos

Tributes flowed Wednesday for Brazil`s two-time World Cup winner Nilton Santos, who died in Rio de Janeiro at the age of 88.