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.

Neymar scores all four as Brazil rout Japan
Neymar scores all four as Brazil rout Japan

Neymar scored all four goals in a sumptuous display for Brazil as the five-times world champions routed an under-strength Japan 4-0 in a friendly in Singapore on Tuesday to maintain Dunga`s perfect start since returning as coach.

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.

Lionel Messi misses penalty as Brazil beat Argentina
Lionel Messi misses penalty as Brazil beat Argentina

Lionel Messi missed a first-half penalty as Brazil beat Argentina 2-0 in a fiercely contested "Superclasico" friendly in Beijing on Saturday.

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.

Neymar creator as Brazil do the minimum
Neymar creator as Brazil do the minimum

Brazil`s media were underwhelmed Wednesday following a 1-0 win over Ecuador in New Jersey which saw Neymar turn creator, setting up a Willian goal to give new coach Dunga a second friendly success since replacing Luiz Felipe Scolari.

Euro 2016 qualifier: Willian strike gives Brazil victory over Ecuador
Euro 2016 qualifier: Willian strike gives Brazil victory over Ecuador

Brazil beat Ecuador 1-0 in an international friendly in New Jersey on Tuesday with a first half goal from Willian enough to give coach Dunga his second successive victory.

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.

Neymar named Brazil captain
Neymar named Brazil captain

Brazil coach Dunga has confirmed Neymar will captain the national football team for friendlies against Colombia and Ecuador in the US.

After World Cup trauma, Dunga's Brazil re-start against Colombia
After World Cup trauma, Dunga's Brazil re-start against Colombia

It will be easier said than done but Brazil attempt to put their World Cup humiliation behind them when they start life under new coach Dunga in a friendly against Colombia in Miami on Friday.

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.

Brazil wants Neymar from Santos: Dunga
Brazil wants Neymar from Santos: Dunga

Brazil coach Dunga has said he expects Neymar to be fully fit for the Selecao's friendlies against Colombia and Ecuador next month.

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.

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.

Brazil confirms October football friendly against Japan

Brazil will meet Japan in a friendly at Singapore`s National Stadium Oct 14, the South American country`s football confederation has said.