AC Milan eyeing Brazil under-20 defender
AC Milan eyeing Brazil under-20 defender

 AC Milan is set to make a move for Brazil under-20 defender Marlon in the January transfer window, according to media reports.

Third party owner ban would be bad for Brazil, says club lawyer
Third party owner ban would be bad for Brazil, says club lawyer

A leading Brazilian football lawyer believes FIFA’s move to outlaw third-party ownership (TPO) of players could seriously harm the game in South America.

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.

Fred declares World Cup nightmare over
Fred declares World Cup nightmare over

Former Brazil striker Fred has declared his World Cup nightmare over after scoring twice in Fluminense's 3-0 victory over Palmeiras.

Ronaldinho close to Palmeiras deal

Brazilian giants Palmeiras have emerged favourites to sign out-of-contract former Barcelona star Ronaldinho.

Fred ends goal drought

Fluminense coach Cristovao Borges has hailed the return to form of Fred after the striker ended his goal drought with a brace in the Brazilian team`s 4-0 victory over Sport.

Fred criticises Fluminense teammates

Former Brazil striker Fred severely criticised his Fluminense teammates after the side crashed out of the Brazilian Cup, beaten by minnows America-RN.

Late strike earns Coritiba draw with Fluminense

Veteran midfielder Germano scored a stunning late goal to earn Coritiba a 1-1 draw with Fluminense in Brazil`s Serie A championship.

Flu move to third in Brazil Serie A

Argentine playmaker Dario Conca has been on target as Fluminense overcame Santos 1-0 to move to third in Brazil`s Serie A standings.

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.

Barcos hat-trick fires Gremio to win

Rio de Janeiro: Argentina international striker Hernan Barcos scored a hat-trick as Gremio beat Juventude 3-0 in Brazil`s Rio Grande do Sul state championship.

Midfielder Deco cleared of doping

Former Portugal international midfielder Deco is set to sue authorities for damages after being cleared of doping by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Brazil fears a `crisis` over lack of World Cup strikers

There is always a spirited debate about who should make the next Brazil squad, but the discussion this week is an unusual one for the only team to have won the World Cup five times: where have all the strikers gone?

Brazil tribunal confirms Fluminense saved from drop

Brazil`s Superior Tribunal of Sporting Justice (STJD) Friday confirmed relegation for Portuguesa for fielding a suspended player, thereby saving outgoing champions Fluminense from the drop.

Former Brazil winger Renato to coach Fluminense

Former Brazil international winger Renato Gaucho has been appointed coach of Fluminense for a fourth time.

Fluminense spared relegation

Brazil`s struggling soccer giants Fluminense have been spared relegation to second division Serie B after rivals Portuguesa were docked four points for fielding an ineligible player.

Fluminense re-sign China-based star Conca

Brazilian club Fluminense have confirmed that Argentine star Dario Conca will make an emotional return to the club next year after inspiring China`s Guangzhou Evergrande to the Asian Champions League title.

Ronaldinho brace earns Atletico 2-2 draw

Ronaldinho struck either side of half-time to earn Atletico Mineiro a 2-2 draw against reigning champions Fluminense in the Brazilian football league.

Fluminense sack coach Braga

Abel Braga has been sacked as football coach of Fluminense, eight months after leading the Rio de Janeiro side to the Campeonato Brasileiro title.

Monzon ends Fluminense loan deal

Argentine left-back Fabian Monzon has returned to French Ligue 1 club Lyon after completing his six-month loan deal with reigning Brazil Serie A champions Fluminense.