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#Brazil

# brazil - Friday 28 June, 2019

From The42 Brazil exorcise Paraguay penalty demons to reach Copa semis Samba Boys

Brazil exorcise Paraguay penalty demons to reach Copa semis

Brazil needed penalties to get past Paraguay in the Copa America quarter-finals.

# brazil - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

'The weekend is crazy': An insider guide to the best Brazilian food in Dublin, from feijoada to coxinhas

On Moore Street, a restaurant is hotly tipped by Brazilians for an authentic taste of home.

# brazil - Monday 24 June, 2019

From The42 Brazil legend Marta gives emotional speech to the next generation after her side bows out Passionate Plea This post contains videos

Brazil legend Marta gives emotional speech to the next generation after her side bows out

The all-time leading scorer in World Cups asked the next generation to step up after her side were eliminated from this year’s tournament.

# brazil - Saturday 22 June, 2019

From The42 'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America Spygate

'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America

Amid accusations of spying, Tite has denied that he used a drone to watch his opponent’s training.

# brazil - Monday 17 June, 2019

From The42 Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies' Flop

Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies'

The Brazilian midfielder was signed for big money in the summer of 2018 and concedes that his debut campaign was a disappointment all round.

# brazil - Saturday 15 June, 2019

From The42 'We felt it!' – Tite understanding of negative reaction from Brazil fans in Copa opener Message Received

'We felt it!' – Tite understanding of negative reaction from Brazil fans in Copa opener

The Brazilian boss discussed the atmosphere in Sao Paulo, where his side overcame a hostile reception.

From The42 Coutinho brace silences Brazilian boos in Copa America opener Slow Start

Coutinho brace silences Brazilian boos in Copa America opener

The hosts beat Bolivia 3-0 in Friday’s Group A curtain-raiser.

# brazil - Thursday 13 June, 2019

From The42 Aston Villa sign Brazilian striker Wesley for reported club record fee Samba Signing

Aston Villa sign Brazilian striker Wesley for reported club record fee

The 22-year-old joins the newly promoted Villains for around €25m as they prepare to readjust to life in the Premier League.

# brazil - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

From The42 'No one expects us to get anything against Brazil. We're the only ones who actually believe we can' Kenny's Kids

'No one expects us to get anything against Brazil. We're the only ones who actually believe we can'

Jayson Molumby is confident Stephen Kenny’s side can spring an upset in the Toulon Tournament semi-final tomorrow afternoon.

From The42 'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona Disappointing

'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona

The Brazil playmaker is under no illusions about his struggles this season, but believes he will show improvement through effort.

# brazil - Sunday 9 June, 2019

From The42 Cristiane hits hat-trick as Brazil ease past Jamaica in World Cup opener Samba Smiles

Cristiane hits hat-trick as Brazil ease past Jamaica in World Cup opener

The 34-year-old becomes the oldest player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup.

# brazil - Friday 7 June, 2019

From The42 'Thank you all for your support': Neymar gives testimony in Rio Brazil

'Thank you all for your support': Neymar gives testimony in Rio

The Brazil and PSG forward answered the questions of authorities in Rio de Janeiro before addressing his fans.

# brazil - Monday 27 May, 2019

From The42 'I was vomiting' - Brazilian wonderkid suffered from anxiety over Real Madrid move A Difficult Time

'I was vomiting' - Brazilian wonderkid suffered from anxiety over Real Madrid move

Rodrygo was unsure whether Santos and his national side’s officials would allow him bid farewell to fans before linking up with the Spanish club.

# brazil - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

From The42 Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training Race To Be Fit

Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training

The Brazilian missed Liverpool’s last three Premier League matches due to a thigh injury.

# brazil - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

From The42 'He's a man for the big games': Bernardo Silva urges Kompany to stay as contract winds down Leader

'He's a man for the big games': Bernardo Silva urges Kompany to stay as contract winds down

The Belgian’s current deal is up at the end of the season and the midfielder wants Manchester City’s captain to remain at the club.

# brazil - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

From The42 Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death RIP

Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death

‘Senna was carrying the flag around the world like a symbol that made so many Brazilians proud.’

# brazil - Monday 29 April, 2019

From The42 'You can't get into a fight with a spectator': PSG boss hits out at Neymar after fan attack Unacceptable

'You can't get into a fight with a spectator': PSG boss hits out at Neymar after fan attack

The Brazilian lashed out on Saturday after his side lost against Rennes on penalties in the French Cup final.

Male model (26) dies after collapsing at São Paulo Fashion Week

Tales Soares was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

# brazil - Thursday 4 April, 2019

From The42 Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital On The Mend

Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital

The 78-year-old was receiving antibiotics prior to the long flight back to his home country.

# brazil - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

From The42 Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris Get Well Soon

Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris

The 78-year-old was being treated for ‘a light fever’ prior to the long flight back to his home country.

# brazil - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

From The42 'You can reach 1,000 goals too', Brazil legend Pele tells PSG's rising star Mbappe Goal Machine

'You can reach 1,000 goals too', Brazil legend Pele tells PSG's rising star Mbappe

Last year the French star became only the second teenager to score in a World Cup final after Pele.

# brazil - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

From The42 Brazil boss Tite issues warning to Real Madrid youngster ahead of Copa America Doubt

Brazil boss Tite issues warning to Real Madrid youngster ahead of Copa America

Vinicius Junior could be excluded from the national team squad if he fails to impress for his club.

# brazil - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

From The42 Man City's Jesus hits double to seal unconvincing win for Brazil Report

Man City's Jesus hits double to seal unconvincing win for Brazil

Tite’s team previously faced strong criticism after being held to a 1-1 draw by Panama.

# brazil - Sunday 24 March, 2019

From The42 Brazil boss refusing to panic after woeful Panama draw Calm

Brazil boss refusing to panic after woeful Panama draw

Tite is not too concerned by the disappointing performance.

# brazil - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school

The victims included five teenagers who attended the secondary school.

# brazil - Thursday 7 March, 2019

'My grand-daughter saw this': Brazilian president criticised for tweeting video of man urinating at carnival

The 40-second clip was reportedly filmed at the country’s famous Carnival festival.

# brazil - Sunday 17 February, 2019

From The42 'I rang Brian to tell him I was going to retire... it took him nearly ten days to get back to me' Macca

'I rang Brian to tell him I was going to retire... it took him nearly ten days to get back to me'

Jason McAteer looks forward to being reunited with Mick McCarthy at the Seán Cox Fundraiser in April.

# brazil - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

From The42 I'm glad he saved my header: Pele still in disbelief at Banks' Save of the Century A Terrible Beauty

I'm glad he saved my header: Pele still in disbelief at Banks' Save of the Century

‘Even now when I watch it l, I can’t believe it,’ said the Brazilian great of Banks’ save against him at the 1970 World Cup.

# brazil - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Ten teenagers, aged from 14 to 17, named as victims of Rio football club fire

“These boys suffer so much in pursuing their dreams” of becoming professional players, club fan Caros Eduardo Araujo said.

From The42 'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback Comeback This post contains videos

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback

Having not stepped foot in the octagon since 2017, the Brazilian was overcome with emotion in Melbourne on Saturday.

# brazil - Monday 4 February, 2019

Brazil dam disaster death toll rises to 134, with 199 still missing

Those listed as missing are presumed dead, but not yet located under the layers of muddy mining waste.

From The42 'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil Run It Back

'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil

The Irishman knocked out the featherweight kingpin in 2015, ending his 10-year unbeaten run.

# brazil - Sunday 3 February, 2019

From The42 Jose Aldo bags $50,000 Performance of the Night prize with second-round TKO UFC Fortaleza

Jose Aldo bags $50,000 Performance of the Night prize with second-round TKO

The 32-year-old overcame Renato Moicano at UFC Fortaleza on Saturday night in front of a home crowd.

# brazil - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Eleven dead and nearly 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster

A total of 176 survivors have been rescued so far, 23 of whom were hospitalized.

# brazil - Friday 25 January, 2019

200 people missing, homes destroyed after Brazil dam collapses

Television images showed helicopters being used to rescue people stuck in mud and a wide swath of destruction.

# brazil - Monday 7 January, 2019

Man tries to rob female UFC star in Rio - immediately regrets decision

The attempted crime happened late on Saturday.

# brazil - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

From The42 Messi is close to Maradona but can't be compared to Pele, says Brazil legend Zico Different Class

Messi is close to Maradona but can't be compared to Pele, says Brazil legend Zico

Pele had all the attributes that a footballer needs, according to the 1970s and 80s Brazil star.

# brazil - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

'Trump of the Tropics': Jair Bolsonaro praised as he is sworn in as Brazil's new president

“The USA is with you!” Trump tweeted out today in response to Bolsonaro’s inauguration speech.

# brazil - Friday 7 December, 2018

Hostages among 12 dead in foiled Brazil bank robberies

Five of the dead hostages were members of the same family and included two children.

# brazil - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

From The42 Pele on Neymar: 'The God of football gave you the gift. What you do complicates it' Theatrics

Pele on Neymar: 'The God of football gave you the gift. What you do complicates it'

The PSG star was criticised for perceived theatrics at the World Cup and the Brazilian legend thinks he should focus on using his ability more