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.

Five most expensive defenders in English Premier League history

In his piece titled “Premier League football is witnessing the death of defending as I knew it - and it's not coming back”, former Manchester United defender and now successful television pundit Gary Neville argues how the standard of defending in the English Premier League is on the decline desp

Chelsea announce 18.4 million pounds profit
Chelsea announce 18.4 million pounds profit

Premier League leaders Chelsea have announced a profit of 18.4 million pounds ($28.89 million) for the year ending June 30 2014, the largest since Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich took over the club 11 years ago.

Injury-hit PSG beat Lens as tempers flare
Injury-hit PSG beat Lens as tempers flare

Injury-hit Paris St Germain beat struggling RC Lens 3-1 in a heated Ligue 1 game featuring three red cards at the Stade de France on Friday.

Thiago Silva fit but Ibra and Luiz out, says Blanc
Thiago Silva fit but Ibra and Luiz out, says Blanc

Thiago Silva is fit to play for Paris Saint-Germain against Lens on Friday, but Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David Luiz will both miss out, coach Laurent Blanc said Thursday.

PSG edge Barcelona in five-goal thriller
PSG edge Barcelona in five-goal thriller

Paris Saint-Germain overcame the absence of their injured talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic to beat Barcelona 3-2 in a thrilling Champions League Group F encounter at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday.

PSG`s Aurier, Luiz fit for Ajax trip
PSG`s Aurier, Luiz fit for Ajax trip

Paris Saint-Germain defenders David Luiz and Serge Aurier have been given the all clear to travel with the French champions to Wednesday`s Champions league group opener at Ajax.

Danilo set for Brazil start against Ecuador
Danilo set for Brazil start against Ecuador

Porto defender Danilo is set to be given a starting berth in Brazil's friendly against Ecuador in New Jersey Tuesday.

Brazil face defensive crisis for Ecuador friendly
Brazil face defensive crisis for Ecuador friendly

Brazil must rearrange their defence because they have a host of high-profile players unavailable for the friendly with Ecuador in New Jersey on Tuesday.

Experienced duo David Luiz and Maicon will be missing after featuring in Friday`s 1-0 win over Colombia.

Full back Fabinho in, David Luiz out of Brazil squad
Full back Fabinho in, David Luiz out of Brazil squad

Brazil have called up 20-year-old full back Fabinho for Tuesday`s friendly against Ecuador, the Brazilian Football Confederation said on Sunday.

Neymar strikes but Brazil fail to win over media
Neymar strikes but Brazil fail to win over media

With Neymar back in their ranks and scoring the only goal, Brazil gave Dunga a winning start in his second spell in charge -- although a 1-0 friendly success over Colombia left media unimpressed.

PSG need big signing David Luiz to strike gold

World Cup flop David Luiz desperately needs to pay dividends of his big transfer move to Paris Saint Germain form Chelsea. The Brazilian defender is the costliest defender in the world after French champions paid a huge sum of £40m (50m euros) to get his services.

David Luiz focused on PSG future after World Cup trauma

Brazil defender David Luiz insisted he was over his World Cup heartbreak as he was unveiled as a new Paris Saint-Germain player at a plush hotel in the French capital on Thursday.

Real Madrid`s Angel Di Maria ``too pricey``, PSG president says

Paris St Germain have ended talks with Real Madrid on buying Angel Di Maria because the Argentina midfielder is too expensive, the president of the Ligue 1 champions was quoted as saying on Thursday.

`Unhappy` Angel di Maria wants Man U to `get him out` of Real

Argentina`s winger Angel di Maria is reportedly unhappy that he has been overshadowed at Real Madrid and has rushed an SOS to Manchester United to `get him out of there`.

No `hard feelings` for PSG Brazilian players

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc said Saturday that he was confident that the club`s Brazilian players will add to the team`s success in the upcoming season despite their nation`s disastrous World Cup.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo top online searches during FIFA World Cup

He may not have been able to deliver the World Cup to Argentina but Lionel Messi topped the google search results for forwards during the just-concluded event in Brazil along with Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo.

Netherlands blank Brazil 3-0 in FIFA World Cup play-off

Brazil lost its face, its pride one more time in the space of four days after the Netherlands embarrassed the hosts 3-0 in the third-place play-off match of the World Cup, as boos and jeers from the fans dressed in canary yellow reverberated across the Estadio Nacional here.

Brazil pay heavy price for tactical naivety, immaturity

Brazil came into the World Cup expecting nothing less than victory but tactical naivety, a lack of emotional preparation and an inability to overcome the loss of two leading players cost them the chance of winning a sixth title.

From Ground Zero: Humiliated 7-1 by Germany, Brazilian team says sorry to people

It was a humiliation of the worst kind. The team which was hoping to win the World Cup for the record sixth time was shown the door by a merciless opponent. Brazil not just lost the semi-final 1-7, it also shattered the dreams of more than 200 million people.