Brazil Serie A: Flamengo shock leaders Cruzeiro
 Brazil Serie A: Flamengo shock leaders Cruzeiro

 Flamengo rose to 10th in Brazil's Serie A football standings with a shock 3-0 victory over league leaders Cruzeiro.

Sao Paulo keeper scores penalty, misses another in draw
Sao Paulo keeper scores penalty, misses another in draw

Veteran Sao Paulo goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni converted one penalty before missing another in a 2-2 Brazilian championship draw against Flamengo, who were left fuming over the referee.

Ronaldinho misses penalty on Mexican debut
Ronaldinho misses penalty on Mexican debut

Ronaldinho missed a penalty on his debut for Mexican side Queretaro who lost 1-0 at home to UANL on Wednesday, frustrating a packed crowd who had turned out to watch the 34-year-old Brazilian.

Gremio end Flamengo's winning streak
Gremio end Flamengo's winning streak

Luan struck late as Gremio ended Flamengo`s sequence of five consecutive wins with a 1-0 victory.

Flamengo set to axe Andre Santos, Elano

Flamengo are set to terminate the contracts of former Brazil internationals Andre Santos and Elano.

Flamengo hires Real Madrid`s former coach Luxemburgo

Former Real Madrid and Brazil coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo has been named manager of Flamengo, less than three years after being sacked by the Rio de Janeiro club.

Former Brazil defender attacked by fan

Former Brazil defender Andre Santos was assaulted by a fan after his team Flamengo lost 4-0 to Internacional.

Croatia forward Eduardo joins Flamengo

Former Croatia international forward Eduardo has reportedly agreed to join Brazilian giants Flamengo.

Flamengo eyes Costa Rica winger Bolanos

Brazilian giants Flamengo are reportedly pursuing Costa Rica winger Christian Bolanos.

Flamengo eye Brazil goalkeeper Cesar

Flamengo have reportedly made a bid to sign unsettled Brazil international goalkeeper Julio Cesar.

Fred on target as Fluminense beat Flamengo

Brazil striker Fred and midfielder Chiquinho scored either side of halftime to hand Fluminense a 2-0 victory over rivals Flamengo.

Bolivia`s Bolivar travel to Mexico to play Leon

Bolivian football team Bolivar travelled to Mexico, where they will play Leon Wednesday as part of the Libertadores Cup, coach Xabier Azkargorta said.

Leon eliminate Flamengo from Copa Libertadores

Flamengo were eliminated from the Copa Libertadores following a 2-3 defeat to Leon in their final group match at the Maracana stadium.

Corinthians sign former Brazil midfielder Elias

Corinthians have signed former Brazil international midfielder Elias on a three-year deal from Portuguese club Sporting Lisbon.

Flamengo draw with Vasco in Rio championship final

Forward Paulinho scored a second-half equaliser to earn Flamengo a 1-1 draw against Vasco da Gama in the first leg of the Campeonato Carioca final.

Ecuador`s Emelec gear up for the Libertadores Cup

Ecuador`s national football champions Emelec are fully prepared for Wednesday`s Libertadores Cup match against Brazilian Cup winner Flamengo.

Corinthians eye former Brazil midfielder Elias

Corinthians have not given up hope of signing former Brazil international midfielder Elias before Monday`s international transfer deadline.

Libertadores exit could prompt Flamengo player cull

Flamengo may be forced to cull their squad if they fail to advance beyond the Copa Libertadores group stage, the club`s president has warned.

Brazil World Cup winner joins US second-tier club

Brazilian World Cup winner Kleberson has signed a two-year deal with US second-tier club Indy Eleven.

Brazil ambassador warns Brit football hooligans of 1,50,000-strong army in World Cup

London: Brazil ambassador has reportedly warned London that England football hooligans who make it to the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Brazil will face a 1,50,000-strong army of armed police and soldiers.