Kaka placed on Copa America standby for Brazil
Kaka placed on Copa America standby for Brazil

Brazil coach Dunga has included Kaka as one of seven reserves in his squad for the Copa America beginning next month.

Dunga takes over Brazil's Olympic team
Dunga takes over Brazil's Olympic team

Brazil have appointed national team coach Dunga as manager of their Olympic soccer squad to replace Alexandre Gallo, the Brazilian Football Confederation said on Friday.

No Oscar for Brazil at Copa America
No Oscar for Brazil at Copa America

Brazil coach Dunga on Tuesday unveiled a squad shorn through injury of Chelsea`s Oscar for the Copa America in Chile as the five-times world champions look to return to winning ways after last year`s World Cup failure.

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 unenthused despite Dunga winning run
Brazil unenthused despite Dunga winning run

Brazilian media were unenthused Monday by an eighth straight friendly success under new coach Dunga, who is steadily repairing the morale of a Selecao shattered by last July`s World Cup exit to Germany.

Dunga proud of Brazil's recovery ahead of Copa America
Dunga proud of Brazil's recovery ahead of Copa America

After eight successive victories since their humiliating World Cup exit, Brazil manager Dunga is proud of his side’s recovery but believes the upcoming Copa America will be the most difficult in years.

Brazil sink Chile to continue winning run
Brazil sink Chile to continue winning run

Brazil won their eighth successive game since the World Cup as Roberto Firmino`s goal gave them a feisty 1-0 victory over Chile in a friendly at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium on Sunday. Firmino, a 61st-minute substitute, burst clear after 73 minutes and expertly rounded Chile keeper Claudio Bravo before dispatching a simple finish into the empty goal. Brazil forward Neymar and Chilean Alexis Sanchez were the standout players for their sides but were often wasteful after dazzling build-up play in a full-blooded game that was punctuated by a host of fouls and heavy challenges.

Neymar can break Pele's Brazil goal record, says Dunga
Neymar can break Pele's Brazil goal record, says Dunga

Brazil striker Neymar, who has scored 43 times for his country and is still only 23, can break Pele`s long-standing record of 77 international goals, coach Dunga said on Saturday. Pele, widely regarded as the greatest footballer of all time, also helped Brazil win three World Cups, in 1958, 1962 and 1970, and that is the record Dunga really wants Neymar to emulate.

Dunga pleased with Brazil character
Dunga pleased with Brazil character

Brazil coach Dunga was delighted with the character shown by his side as they came from behind to beat France 3-1 in a friendly in Paris on Thursday to continue their impressive post-World Cup form.

Brazil come from behind to down France
Brazil come from behind to down France

A fine finish from captain Neymar helped secure a come-from-behind 3-1 win for Brazil over France in a friendly in Paris on Thursday as they maintained their perfect record since the return as coach of Dunga.

Dunga looking to exercise Paris demons
Dunga looking to exercise Paris demons

Brazil coach Dunga will revisit the site of one of his greatest disappointments when he leads out his side against France at the Stade de France in Paris on Thursday.

Robinho eyes 2018 World Cup after Brazil recall
Robinho eyes 2018 World Cup after Brazil recall

Brazil forward Robinho said he already has an eye on the 2018 World Cup in Russia after earning an international recall.

Real Madrid's Marcelo recalled for Brazil friendlies
Real Madrid's Marcelo recalled for Brazil friendlies

Brazil coach Dunga has recalled Real Madrid full back Marcelo for friendlies against France and Chile later this month in a squad he said mixed blend youth and experience.

China calls for Brazil football player exodus
China calls for Brazil football player exodus

Still getting over Brazil`s World Cup semi-final debacle at the hands of eventual winners Germany, fears have been expressed for the future well-being of the domestic league amid an ongoing exodus to Europe, but also China.

Brazil coach Dunga explains Marcelo absence
Brazil coach Dunga explains Marcelo absence

Brazil coach Dunga has explained his decision to drop Marcelo from the national team despite the defender's impressive form for Spanish giants Real Madrid.

Brazil's Jefferson hopes to emulate Gianluigi Buffon
Brazil's Jefferson hopes to emulate Gianluigi Buffon

Botafogo's goalkeeper Jefferson has said he is unconcerned about losing his place in the national team despite the Brazilian club's relegation to the second division.

Kaka bids emotional Sao Paulo farewell
Kaka bids emotional Sao Paulo farewell

 Kaka has admitted to being overcome with emotion after bidding farewell to Sao Paulo's fans at the Morumbi stadium.

Dunga, Jose Mourinho share meal in London
Dunga, Jose Mourinho share meal in London

Brazil coach Dunga met Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho as part of a short European tour by the Selecao hierarchy.

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.

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.