Juninho admits failing body forced retirement

Former Brazil international midfielder Juninho admitted that his failing body had forced him to end his 20-year-professional career.

Seven-time French champion Juninho retires

Juninho, the Brazilian midfielder who won seven consecutive French league titles with Lyon, has retired from football on Thursday, his 39th birthday.

Juninho: Brazil`s players could strike

Former Brazil international midfielder Juninho has raised the prospect of a player strike in protest at Brazil`s congested football calendar.

Juninho to play on at Vasco da Gama

Former Lyon and Brazil international midfielder Juninho has signed a five-month contract extension with Vasco da Gama.

Juninho leads Vasco to 3-1 win over Fluminense

Juninho scored one goal and set up another as Vasco da Gama defeated nine-man Fluminense 3-1 in the Campeonato Brasileiro.

Brazilian treasury blocks Dede transfer

Brazil international defender Dede’s had his USD 7 million move from Vasco da Gama to Cruzeiro blocked by the country`s treasury department.

Juninho says reputation tainted by drug charges

Former Brazil international midfielder Juninho says he has had his name unfairly tainted after being cleared of drug charges by a Brazilian sports tribunal.