Brazil eyes German youth football model
Brazil eyes German youth football model

The old saying goes that if you can't beat them, join them. And the adage has struck a chord with Brazil's football federation (CBF) in the aftermath of the national team's 7-1 World Cup semifinal defeat to Germany in July last year.

Fluminense name Ricardo Drubscky as new coach
Fluminense name Ricardo Drubscky as new coach

Brazilian football club Fluminense has named Ricardo Drubscky as its new coach, less than a day after sacking Cristovao Borges.

Brazilians head to China for cash and calm
Brazilians head to China for cash and calm

Better infrastructure and bigger salaries paid on time are prompting a new wave of Brazilians to emigrate to China, with players and coaches making the move for cash and relative soccer stability.

I'll stay at Flamengo: Coach Luxemburgo
I'll stay at Flamengo: Coach Luxemburgo

 Former Brazil and Real Madrid coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo has guaranteed he will remain at Flamengo in 2015.

Ronaldinho misses penalty on Mexican debut
Ronaldinho misses penalty on Mexican debut

Ronaldinho missed a penalty on his debut for Mexican side Queretaro who lost 1-0 at home to UANL on Wednesday, frustrating a packed crowd who had turned out to watch the 34-year-old Brazilian.

I'll win trophies with White Roosters, crows Ronaldinho
I'll win trophies with White Roosters, crows Ronaldinho

Brazilian great Ronaldinho put on a Queretaro shirt for the first time on Friday and promised he would give his all to help the modest Mexican team win some silverware.

Corinthians rise to third in Brazil's Serie A

A first-half strike from midfielder Petros gave Corinthians a 1-0 victory over Atletico Mineiro in Brazil's Serie A championship.

Diego Tardelli scores Atletico Mineiro winner

Recalled Brazil striker Diego Tardelli struck a late goal to secure Atletico Mineiro a 1-0 victory over Internacional in Brazil`s Serie A championship.

Ronaldinho close to joining Santos

Former FIFA World Player of the Year Ronaldinho Gaucho is negotiating with Paulista club Santos a week after parting ways with Atletico Mineiro.

Atletico Mineiro win first match post-Ronaldinho

Brazilian football club Atletico Mineiro won their first match since the departure of star Ronaldinho by defeating a luckless Atletico Paranense 3-1.

Ronaldinho in talks with NY Red Bulls

Former Brazilian international Ronaldinho is reportedly close to joining US Major League Soccer (MLS) club New York Red Bulls.

Ronaldinho leaves Atletico Mineiro - club

Former world player of the year Ronaldinho has left Atletico Mineiro, the club said Monday.

Ronaldinho on his way out: Jo

Ronaldinho has probably played his last match for Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro, according to the star`s teammate and close friend Jo.

Atletico Mineiro win Recopa Sudamericana

Atletico Mineiro defeated Lanus 5-3 on aggregate to win the Recopa Sudamericana.

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.

Ronaldinho admits form slump

Ronaldinho has admitted to performing below expectations as he strives to earn a Brazil recall for this year`s World Cup.

Nicolas Anelka may face FIFA probe for dodging Atletico Mineiro move

French striker Nicolas Anelka may reportedly face a FIFA probe after he calls off his move to Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro.

Anelka rebuffs Mineiro move claims

Controversial French forward Nicolas Anelka on Wednesday rubbished claims he was ever in line to join Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro.

No Brazil move for Anelka – Mineiro

Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro said Tuesday they had scrapped plans to sign French forward Nicolas Anelka.