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FIFA World Cup 2018: Rivaldo asks Neymar to ignore criticisms from other countries

Rivaldo Ferreira, the ex-soccer player who was part of the Brazilian squad that won the FIFA World Cup in 2002, told Neymar on Wednesday to ignore the criticisms directed at him for his controversial falls in the field, telling him to keep on falling in the 2018 World Cup Russia.

Jul 05, 2018, 23:21 PM IST

Rivaldo Vítor Borba Ferreira, Known as Rivaldo is backs ''brilliant'' Fred to deliver for Manchester United

Rivaldo, who was part of Brazil`s World Cup winning team in 2002, is back 

Jun 06, 2018, 12:55 PM IST

Neymar must join Real Madrid to be world's best: Rivaldo

"Neymar has to leave PSG. For him to be the best in the world, he has to play in Spain," said the Brazil great. 


Apr 23, 2018, 16:58 PM IST

Brazilian legend Rivaldo agrees to join Barcelona 'Legends' project

Rivaldo, a World Cup winner with Brazil in 2002, represented Barcelona from 1997 to 2002.

Jan 18, 2017, 12:27 PM IST

Brazil legend Rivaldo to grace Subroto Cup finals

The 44-year-old former Barcelona and Milan star is expected to make an appearance for the U-17 junior boys final at the Ambedkar Stadium on October 22.

Sep 08, 2016, 22:58 PM IST

Olympics 2016: Why Brazil's World Cup winner Rivaldo is urging tourists to stay away from Rio Games?

Rivaldo, 44, passed the statement, after the death of a 17-year-old who was murdered in Rio at the weekend.

May 10, 2016, 14:04 PM IST

Rivaldo in hospital with bacterial infection

Rivaldo retired from football in March 2014 but returned in June this year

Nov 24, 2015, 07:15 AM IST

Neymar deserves to win Ballon d'Or: Rivaldo

Rivaldo feels Neymar deserves to be best in the world.

Nov 11, 2015, 16:56 PM IST

Rivaldo, son both score in Brazil's second tier

Former Brazil international Rivaldo and his 20-year old son Rivaldinho have both scored goals for Mogi Mirim in a 3-1 win over Macae in a second division game.

Jul 15, 2015, 09:11 AM IST

Rivaldo returns to action at 43 in Brazil second division

Rivaldo returned to action at the age of 43 on Tuesday in a bid to kick-start Mogi Mirim`s campaign in Brazil`s second division, but it was only after the former World Player of the Year went off that his team were able to claim their first win.

Jul 08, 2015, 13:09 PM IST

Rivaldo blames players' selection for Brazil's Copa America debacle

Brazilian football legend Rivaldo on Wednesday blamed national team head coach Dunga’s selection of players from non-prestigious leagues for their early exit from the Copa America.

Jul 01, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Pele's son sacked as coach of Brazilian club

 One of the sons of football legend Pele has been sacked as coach of Brazilian second tier club Mogi Mirim after just four matches in charge.

Jun 01, 2015, 09:25 AM IST

Pele's son Edinho named coach of Brazilian club

One of the sons of soccer legend Pele has been named coach of Mogi Mirim, the Brazilian Serie B club said.

Apr 15, 2015, 10:01 AM IST

Rivaldo puts club up for sale on Instagram

Former Barcelona and Brazil star Rivaldo has turned to photo-sharing service Instagram to put up for sale the second division Brazilian club of which he has been president for the last six years.

Dec 03, 2014, 18:46 PM IST

Germany debacle the culmination of long Brazil decline

Germany’s astonishing demolition of Brazil was the brutal culmination of a long, slow decline for the five-times world champions whose production line of world-class players seems to have ground to a halt.

Jul 10, 2014, 05:34 AM IST

Brazil`s Rivaldo calls it a career

Soccer star Rivaldo, the 1999 world player of the year and a key member of Brazil`s 2002 World Cup-winning squad, announced Saturday that he is retiring from the sport at age 41.

Mar 16, 2014, 09:36 AM IST

I can fulfil my potential in Brazil, says Neymar

Brazilian football sensation Neymar says he does not need to play in Europe to fulfil his rich potential.

Jan 29, 2013, 22:24 PM IST

Rivaldo quits Angola`s Kabuscorp

Former Brazil football star Rivaldo has given the strongest indication that his decorated 21-year professional career is over after quitting Angolan club Kabuscorp.

Nov 05, 2012, 12:53 PM IST

Brazil star Rivaldo considers retirement

Brazilian World Cup winner Rivaldo says he is considering retirement after suffering a rib and shoulder injury while playing for Kabuscorp in Angola`s top flight.

Oct 24, 2012, 12:58 PM IST

At 39, Rivaldo continues football career in Angola

The Most Valuable Player of the 1999 FIFA World Cup Rivaldo was officially announced as the newest player of Angola`s Kabuscorp FC. He signed a one-year deal with the club.

Jan 14, 2012, 18:54 PM IST