Romario backs Brazil to win gold in Rio

Romario backs Brazil to win gold in Rio

The Olympics is the only major international competition that Brazil has never won.

Neymar recalled for World Cup qualifier against Argentina

Neymar recalled for World Cup qualifier against Argentina

Neymar has been recalled for Brazil's 2018 World Cup qualifiers next month.

Time for Brazil to enjoy their football, says Dunga

Time for Brazil to enjoy their football, says Dunga

Brazil coach Dunga has called on his team to rediscover their enjoyment for football as they seek their first victory of South America's 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

Brazil coach Dunga wants team to have boxer's mentality

Brazil coach Dunga wants team to have boxer's mentality

Brazil coach Dunga has called on his players to take on a boxer's mentality as they prepare to begin their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign.

Dani Alves recalled to Brazil squad for World Cup qualifiers

Dani Alves recalled to Brazil squad for World Cup qualifiers

Brazil coach Dunga on Saturday called up Dani Alves for the team's opening 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Chile and Venezuela.

Brazil coach Dunga threatens to sue Romario

Brazil coach Dunga threatens to sue Romario

Brazil's national football coach Dunga said on Wednesday that he was considering suing his 1994 World Cup-winning teammate Romario over allegations of commercial interference in team selection.

Bayern Munich defender Rafinha snubs Brazil call-up

Bayern Munich defender Rafinha snubs Brazil call-up

Bayern Munich defender Rafinha has withdrawn from Brazil`s squad for next month`s World Cup qualifiers amid speculation he plans to pursue an international career with Germany.

Brazil names squad without Neymar for World Cup qualfiers

Brazil names squad without Neymar for World Cup qualfiers

Brazilian coach Dunga announced his 23-strong squad for the first two 2018 World Cup qualifiers Thursday, leaving out Kaka and also without the suspended Barcelona star Neymar.

Hulk strikes to lift Brazil 1-0 over Costa Rica

Hulk strikes to lift Brazil 1-0 over Costa Rica

 Hulk celebrated his return to the Brazil side with a 10th-minute strike to give Dunga`s men a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica on Saturday in a New Jersey friendly.

Corruption also to blame for Brazil football woes: Romario

Corruption also to blame for Brazil football woes: Romario

Brazilian footballing great turned politician Romario says corruption -- not just poor play -- was to blame for the country`s humiliating exit from the World Cup a year ago Wednesday.

Rivaldo blames players' selection for Brazil's Copa America debacle

Rivaldo blames players' selection for Brazil's Copa America debacle

Brazilian football legend Rivaldo on Wednesday blamed national team head coach Dunga’s selection of players from non-prestigious leagues for their early exit from the Copa America.

Dunga still Brazil coach despite Copa America exit

Dunga still Brazil coach despite Copa America exit

Brazil coach Dunga will keep his job until after the 2018 World Cup despite the team's quarterfinal exit at the Copa America, the country's top football official said.

Brazil face familiar post-mortem after early Copa America exit

Brazil face familiar post-mortem after early Copa America exit

Brazil`s Copa America exit against Paraguay has plunged them into the doldrums again and sparked a well-worn debate about how to restore the national side to its former glory.

Copa America: Dunga blames virus for Brazil woe

Copa America: Dunga blames virus for Brazil woe

Brazil coach Dunga blamed a mystery virus for his team`s shock Copa America exit to Paraguay on Saturday as the most successful footballing nation on the planet struggled to digest another tournament setback.

Brazil defeat a learning experience: Dunga

Brazil defeat a learning experience: Dunga

Brazil`s beleaguered coach Dunga insisted Saturday his side`s miserable Copa America campaign had been a useful experience for his squad as they build towards the 2018 World Cup.

Brazil coach Dunga in race storm ahead of Copa clash

Brazil coach Dunga in race storm ahead of Copa clash

 Dunga defended his record on the eve of Brazil`s Copa America quarter-final with Paraguay here Friday, controversially comparing criticism directed against him to racist abuse suffered by people of African descent. 

Brazil will appeal Neymar's Copa America suspension

Brazil will appeal Neymar's Copa America suspension

Brazil said it will appeal Neymar's four-game suspension that rules him out of the rest of the Copa America.

Brazil lawyers study Neymar appeal against Copa America ban

Brazil lawyers study Neymar appeal against Copa America ban

Brazilian lawyers are considering whether an appeal can be made against Neymar`s four-match ban that has ruled the Selecao`s captain out of the rest of the Copa America, coach Dunga said on Saturday.

Brazil must learn to play without Neymar: Coach Dunga

Brazil must learn to play without Neymar: Coach Dunga

Brazil coach Dunga has admitted that his team need to learn to play without Neymar following the star forward's post-match dismissal in the 0-1 defeat to Colombia in Copa America.

Copa America: Dunga slams referee after Neymar red card

Copa America: Dunga slams referee after Neymar red card

Brazil coach Dunga launched a stinging attack on referee Enrique Osses after the Chilean whistler sent Neymar off at the end of Wednesday`s tetchy clash with Colombia at the Copa America.