Defeated Argentina's search for elusive final key continues
Defeated Argentina's search for elusive final key continues

Former Argentina and Chile coach Marcelo Bielsa says you learn more from defeat than victory.

Indian Super League 2: Delhi Dynamos retain Gustavo dos Santos Marmentini
Indian Super League 2: Delhi Dynamos retain Gustavo dos Santos Marmentini

Delhi Dynamos FC have retained Brazilian youngster Gustavo dos Santos Marmentini for the second season of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) football.

Lionel Messi overtaking Diego Maradona: Paolo Maldini
Lionel Messi overtaking Diego Maradona: Paolo Maldini

Italian football legend Paolo Maldini on Tuesday said Lionel Messi is slowly overtaking Argentine icon and countryman Diego Maradona in terms of success he has had over the last few years.

Champions League returns as minnows  take shot at glory
Champions League returns as minnows take shot at glory

Football these days never seems to stop, and the Champions League returns on Tuesday, a mere 24 days after Barcelona`s thrilling final win against Juventus.

Neymar will be the best footballer in the world, says Diego Forlan
Neymar will be the best footballer in the world, says Diego Forlan

Former Uruguay striker Diego Forlan has said Brazil star Neymar can be as good as leading fooballers Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, adding he will eventually become the best player in the world.

Brazil wary ahead of Paraguay Copa rematch
Brazil wary ahead of Paraguay Copa rematch

Brazil are determined that lightning will not strike twice in their Copa America quarter-final clash with Paraguay on Saturday, four years after crashing out to "La Albirroja" in the last eight.

Brazil slowly inching back to their best: Roberto Firmino
Brazil slowly inching back to their best: Roberto Firmino

Brazil striker Roberto Firmino says his side is slowly inching its way to its best at the Copa America football tournament despite the loss of talismanic captain Neymar to a tournament-ending four-match ban.

'Brazil are extremely dangerous even without Neymar'
'Brazil are extremely dangerous even without Neymar'

Paraguay defender Paulo da Silva believes Brazil remain extremely dangerous in their Copa America quarter-final match -- even without suspended star forward Neymar.

Copa America: Neymar-less Brazil face tough route to trophy
Copa America: Neymar-less Brazil face tough route to trophy

If Brazil are to win their fifth Copa America in seven editions, they are going to have to do it the hard way.

Neymar's mistakes have hurt Brazil: Dani Alves
Neymar's mistakes have hurt Brazil: Dani Alves

Senior Brazil defender Dani Alves on Monday revealed that he lectured Neymar over his dismissal in last Wednesday’s 0-1 loss to Colombia in Copa America, saying that all of his antics and anger ultimately hurt their country.

Brazil won't appeal Neymar's four-game suspension
Brazil won't appeal Neymar's four-game suspension

Brazil have decided not to appeal against the four-game ban that will keep Neymar out of the Copa America but the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) hit out at CONMEBOL for their harsh treatment of the forward.

Brazil withdraw Neymar appeal, striker to leave squad
Brazil withdraw Neymar appeal, striker to leave squad

Brazil will continue their Copa America football campaign without the services of their starman Neymar following its decision to withdraw their appeal against the striker's four-match ban.

World Cup exit a wake-up call for Brazil, says coach
World Cup exit a wake-up call for Brazil, says coach

Brazil coach Vadao has warned that the lack of attention paid to the women`s game could cost them an Olympic gold as his team lead by superstar Marta suffered yet another World Cup upset.

Brazil into Copa America quarters as Venezuela beaten
Brazil into Copa America quarters as Venezuela beaten

Brazil shrugged off the absence of suspended captain Neymar to reach the Copa America quarter-finals here Sunday with a 2-1 victory over Venezuela.

Neymar's ban unfortunate: Lionel Messi
Neymar's ban unfortunate: Lionel Messi

Argentine football superstar Lionel Messi has said the decision to ban his club mate Neymar for four international matches that ended his Copa America participation was unfortunate but refused to opine on the fairness of the ban on the Brazilian.

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.

Javier Mascherano believes Neymar was kicked out of Copa America
Javier Mascherano believes Neymar was kicked out of Copa America

Seasoned Argentine defender Javier Mascherano on Saturday said Brazil skipper Neymar was kicked out of the Copa America after the latter was suspended for four games in a decision by the South American football governing body, CONMEBOL.

Copa America: Brazil shock as Neymar banned, Chile power on
Copa America: Brazil shock as Neymar banned, Chile power on

Brazil superstar Neymar was dramatically thrown out of the Copa America on Friday as Chile shrugged off the drunken-driving controversy surrounding Arturo Vidal to power into the quarter-finals.

Ronaldo slams Neymar for Colombia red-card even as Ronaldinho sees great future in him
Ronaldo slams Neymar for Colombia red-card even as Ronaldinho sees great future in him

Despite making headlines for all the wrong reasons, Neymar has found his share of backers in former Brazil international Ronaldinho. The former Barcelona star has claimed that Neymar will soon become the best footballer on the planet.