Andre Villas-Boas reiterates Brazil coaching wish
Andre Villas-Boas reiterates Brazil coaching wish

Zenit Saint Petersburg manager Andre Villas-Boas reiterated his desire to work as a coach in Brazil.

Panel of former Brazil coaches to help Dunga
Panel of former Brazil coaches to help Dunga

Brazil's football federation (CBF) has invited the country's former national coaches to form a panel designed to assist incumbent Selecao boss Dunga.

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.

Brazilian footballer Hulk extends contract with Zenit till 2019
Brazilian footballer Hulk extends contract with Zenit till 2019

Brazilian striker Hulk has confirmed his intention to stay with Russian club FC Zenit St. Petersburg by extending his contract until the end of the 2018-19 season.

Pele off dialysis, remains in intensive care
Pele off dialysis, remains in intensive care

Brazil legend Pele is making good progress and does not require dialysis but remains in intensive care as he battles kidney problems, the Sao Paulo hospital treating him said Monday.

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.

Brazil soccer star Pele to leave hospital soon, aide says
Brazil soccer star Pele to leave hospital soon, aide says

Brazilian soccer legend Pele is doing "fine" and will be discharged from a Sao Paulo hospital early on Thursday after he was admitted for stomach pains, one of his aides told Reuters.

Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up
Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up

More muscle, fewer injuries, and a helping hand from experienced players like Kaka and Denilson have helped Paulo Henrique Ganso return to top form with a Sao Paulo team in the hunt for two trophies as the South American season moves to a close.

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.

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.

Foreign teams to participate in Expo 2014 World Unity Cup
Foreign teams to participate in Expo 2014 World Unity Cup

A host of foreign teams will take part in the International Football Championship for Expo 2014 Unity World Cup to be held here from December 5.

Robinho recalled to Brazil squad
Robinho recalled to Brazil squad

 Brazil coach Dunga has handed an international recall to former Real Madrid striker Robinho for football friendlies against Colombia and Ecuador.

Dunga rings changes in first Brazil squad

New Brazil coach Dunga announced the first squad of his second spell in charge of the Selecao on Tuesday, with only 10 of those who featured at the World Cup making the cut.

Football team from Brazil may visit India

This may sound a like a dream to the Indian football fans, but Brazil colts are likely to visit India along with teams from Russia, China and South Africa for the proposed BRICS tournament next year.

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.

Parreira against Brazil appointing foreign coach

Brazil`s 1994 World Cup-winning coach Carlos Alberto Parreira has urged the country`s football confederation (CBF) against appointing a foreign successor to Luiz Felipe Scolari.

World Cup 2014: Brazil look to rescue pride in game nobody wants to play

Neymar has urged his Brazil team-mates to rescue some of their battered pride after their humiliating World Cup semi-final defeat to Germany by beating the Netherlands in tomorrow`s third-place play-off in Brasilia.

No action against Juan Camilo Zuniga for Neymar tackle: FIFA

Colombia defender Juan Camilo Zuniga will not be punished for the tackle on Neymar that left the Brazil striker with a broken bone in his back and forced him out of the rest of the World Cup.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Young Brazil squad feeling the pressure, says Scolari

Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari admits that a lack of experience is hurting Brazil`s young squad at the World Cup.