Brazil no longer rely on superstar Neymar to win games, manager Tite said Sunday, with an Olympic gold medal-winning generation looking to step up at the World Cup.
Neymar scored two penalties to close in on Pele’s goal record for Brazil as they fired a World Cup warning with a 5-1 thrashing of South Korea on Thursday.
Brazil superstar Neymar could miss his side’s friendly match against South Korea on Thursday after injuring his foot during training on the eve of the game.
Fifa on Monday confirmed the abandoned 2022 World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina will be replayed, after rejecting appeals from both national federations.
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Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus is facing a spell on the sidelines after withdrawing from the upcoming Brazil squad with injury.
Brazil great Pele has congratulated Cristiano Ronaldo for surpassing a century of international goals for Portugal.
Ronaldinho is free to return home to Brazil after five months living under house arrest in Paraguay with his brother, Roberto Assis.
Pele has paid tribute to the efforts of “modern athlete” Cristiano Ronaldo, with the Juventus superstar having added a second Serie A title to his enviable collection of honours.
An opportunity to take charge of the Brazil national side would definitely appeal to Pep Guardiola, says Domenec Torrent, the Catalan coach’s former assistant.