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.

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.

Lucas Moura wants a chance with Brazil

Having missed out on Brazil`s 2014 World Cup squad, playmaker Lucas Moura, one of the brightest Brazilian prospects, wants a chance under new coach Dunga.

Juventus midfielder Romulo on Brazil radar

Brazil coach Dunga has raised the prospect of calling up Juventus loanee Romulo for upcoming friendlies against Colombia and Ecuador.

No Brazil `blacklist` for new coach Dunga

New Brazil coach Dunga declared on Friday that competence is all that matters to him and added that there is no "blacklist" for players who underperformed at the World Cup.

Dunga eyeing three players for every position

Brazil coach Dunga has revealed he is considering three players for every position as part of an expected overhaul of the national football team.

New Brazil coach Dunga promises organisation, planning

Brazil`s 1994 World Cup-winning captain Dunga has vowed to instil "organisation and planning" in the country`s national team after being appointed Selecao coach for a second time.

Dunga gets second chance as Brazil coach

Dunga won the World Cup as a player for Brazil and now the country is giving him a second chance to get the trophy as a coach.

Brazil got lucky, admits Scolari

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari accepted that luck was on his team`s side after they scraped into the World Cup quarter-finals on Saturday by beating Chile on penalties.

Scolari says Brazil squad becoming `more afraid` ahead of Chile WC clash

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has admitted that his squad is becoming `more afraid` as they prepare to face Chile in their first match of the World Cup knockout stage.

Messi or Neymar? Ask me in 15 years, says Scolari

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari refused to be drawn into a comparison between his forward Neymar and Argentina`s four-times world player of the year Lionel Messi, saying he would offer a definitive answer in 15 years.

Scolari tells Brazil to sharpen up

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari on Monday urged his troops to sharpen up a day before their World Cup warm-up with Panama.

Scolari names Napoli`s Henrique in Brazil World Cup squad

Napoli defender Henrique was the only surprise inclusion when Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari named his provisional 23-man squad for the World Cup on Wednesday.

Scolari: Not worried about Neymar`s fitness

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari says the form and fitness of Neymar ahead of the World Cup doesn`t worry him at all.

Coach Dunga sacked by Brazil`s Internacional

Former Brazil coach Dunga has been sacked by Internacional after a fourth successive defeat in the Brazilian Championship, the club from the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul said on Friday.

Scolari confirms Julio Cesar as Brazil`s Cup keeper

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari confirmed goalkeeper Julio Cesar will definitely be going to the World Cup next year but said there are still four or five places up for grabs in his 23-man squad.

Scolari hails Brazil`s 6-0 rout of Australia

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari heaped praise on midfield pair Ramires and Bernard after the Selecao`s thrashed Australia 6-0 victory in an international football friendly here.

Brazil players told to put their country before money

Brazil`s players must keep playing regularly at club level, even if it is in the "tenth division", and put their country ahead of financial concerns if they want to keep their places in the team for the World Cup, coach Luiz Felipe Scolari said on Tuesday.

Brazil coach wary of Falcao threat

Brazil coach Mano Menezes says his team will be wary of the threat posed by Colombia striker Radamel Falcao when the teams meet in an international friendly in November.