Pele's son Edinho arrested in money laundering case
Pele's son Edinho arrested in money laundering case

Son of Brazilian football legend Pele was arrested after losing an appeal in a money laundering case on Tuesday in Brazil.

Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up
Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up

More muscle, fewer injuries, and a helping hand from experienced players like Kaka and Denilson have helped Paulo Henrique Ganso return to top form with a Sao Paulo team in the hunt for two trophies as the South American season moves to a close.

Barcelona target Gabriel close to new Santos deal
Barcelona target Gabriel close to new Santos deal

 Barcelona target Gabriel is on the verge of signing a new deal with Brazilian club Santos.

Fan`s house torched in Brazil after racial slur
Fan`s house torched in Brazil after racial slur

Arsonists in Brazil set fire early Friday to the house of a woman who shouted a racial slur at Santos goalkeeper Aranha at a match two weeks ago, media reported.

Brazil club Gremio banned over racist chants
Brazil club Gremio banned over racist chants

Top-flight Gremio were thrown out of Brazil`s main cup competition Wednesday in an unprecedented punishment for a club in the football-mad country after a visiting goalkeeper was subjected to sustained racial abuse.

Ronaldinho close to Palmeiras deal

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

Alexandre Pato secures Sao Paulo victory

Alexandre Pato struck an 88th-minute winner as Sao Paulo defeated Santos 2-1 in Brazil`s Serie A championship.

Brazilian defender Emerson set for Palermo move

Brazilian defender Emerson is set to join Italian Serie A side Palermo on loan, media reports said.

Ronaldinho close to joining Santos

Former FIFA World Player of the Year Ronaldinho Gaucho is negotiating with Paulista club Santos a week after parting ways with Atletico Mineiro.

Robinho agrees Santos loan deal

Brazilian star Robinho left AC Milan for Santos on loan Thursday, rejoining the club where he started his career in 2002.

Robinho on verge of returning to Santos

Former Brazil football star Robinho is close to returning to his former club Santos on a year-long loan from Italian giants AC Milan.

Benfica set to sign Brazilian prodigy Andrade

Brazilian football prodigy Victor Andrade is set to join Benfica after rescinding his contract with Santos.

Pele son starts money laundering prison term

Brazilian police on Tuesday detained Pele`s son Edinho at his home in Sao Paulo state following his money laundering conviction, authorities said.

FIFA World Cup: Costa Rica seek inspiration from Santos and Pele

Surprise World Cup quarter-finalists Costa Rica sought inspiration from Pele on Wednesday as they prepared for their World Cup quarter-final against the Netherlands.

Ganso disappointed over not being in World Cup squad

Rio de Janeiro: Paulo Henrique Ganso expressed his disappointment at missing Brazil`s World Cup squad after scoring both goals in Sao Paulo`s 2-0 victory over Flamengo.

Ganso has not played for Brazil`s national team since the 2012 London Olympics.

The former Santos prodigy showed Sunday why he was once rated among Brazil`s most promising talents before being hit by injury.

Having started a probing run from his own half, Ganso needed just one touch before netting with a low finish fol

Neymar bids to enter Brazil``s pantheon of greats

Every time Brazil have lifted the World Cup the star of the show has been a forward, and Neymar will seek to keep up that tradition in June and July.

Botafogo sack coach after Libertadores exit

Botafogo has sacked coach Eduardo Hungaro after the team`s elimination from the Copa Libertadores.

Brazil defender Uvini ready for Santos debut

Napoli defender Bruno Uvini has started training with Brazilian outfit Santos following his arrival on a nine-month loan.

Spanish press trying to destabilise Neymar, says Felipe Scolari

The Spanish press are orchestrating a campaign to try and destabilise Barcelona`s Brazilian star Neymar ahead of this year`s World Cup finals Brazil coach Felipe Scolari claimed on Monday.

Pele tells Neymar to stay on feet

Pele has accused Barcelona forward Neymar of falling to ground in the hope of winning free-kicks.