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# brazil - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Brazil police end Neymar rape investigation over lack of evidence
# Sao Paolo
# Sao Paolo

Brazil police end Neymar rape investigation over lack of evidence

Jul 30th 2019, 7:43 AM 8,987 Views 0 Comments

A final ruling on the case will be made by a judge.

57 inmates killed in Brazilian prison riot
# ALTAMIRA
# ALTAMIRA

57 inmates killed in Brazilian prison riot

Jul 30th 2019, 6:56 AM 11,985 Views 1 Comment

Improvised knives appear to have been used in the turf war between rival prison gangs.

# brazil - Monday 29 July, 2019

Brazilian miners reportedly murder Amazonian tribal leader during land invasion
# Amapa
# Amapa

Brazilian miners reportedly murder Amazonian tribal leader during land invasion

Jul 29th 2019, 7:48 AM 40,527 Views 16 Comments

Police have been deployed to the area following the killing last week.

# brazil - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Rare footage shows uncontacted Amazon tribe who activists say are threatened by loggers
# Awa Tribe
# Awa Tribe

Rare footage shows uncontacted Amazon tribe who activists say are threatened by loggers

Jul 23rd 2019, 10:29 PM 32,588 Views 27 Comments

Since taking office, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has been accused of harming the Amazon rainforest.

# brazil - Sunday 14 July, 2019

'I'm no superhero nor a perfect role model' - Neymar admits to mistakes at PSG
# Hands Up
From The42
# Hands Up

'I'm no superhero nor a perfect role model' - Neymar admits to mistakes at PSG

Jul 14th 2019, 10:47 PM 6,932 Views 4 Comments

The Brazil international has spent almost two years with the French club but there are ongoing rumours of unhappiness.

# brazil - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms
# Not Having It
From The42
# Not Having It

'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms

Jul 10th 2019, 5:06 PM 4,231 Views 1 Comment

Ecuadoran official Roddy Zambrano was thrust into the spotlight after last week’s semi-final between Argentina and Brazil.

# brazil - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Arsenal confirm appointment of Edu as new technical director
# With Further Edu
From The42
# With Further Edu

Arsenal confirm appointment of Edu as new technical director

Jul 9th 2019, 4:02 PM 5,613 Views 6 Comments

The club’s former midfielder has left the Brazilian FA to take up the role.

'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva

Jul 9th 2019, 8:49 AM 6,949 Views 0 Comments

The Brazilian believes the Barcelona man has previously profited from poor calls at club level.

# brazil - Monday 8 July, 2019

'I need to grow up' - Jesus apologises for reaction to Copa America final red card
# Dismissal
From The42
# Dismissal

'I need to grow up' - Jesus apologises for reaction to Copa America final red card

Jul 8th 2019, 10:48 AM 9,197 Views 6 Comments

The Brazil forward lashed out at the VAR cabin, before being pictured in tears in the tunnel.

Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists
# Selecao
From The42
# Selecao

Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists

Jul 8th 2019, 8:10 AM 4,524 Views 1 Comment

Tite was unhappy with the Barcelona playmaker after his ‘corruption’ comments.

# brazil - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Marking Messi with diarrhoea 'very complicated', says Brazil defender Marquinhos
# Copa America
From The42
# Copa America

Marking Messi with diarrhoea 'very complicated', says Brazil defender Marquinhos

Jul 6th 2019, 4:29 PM 13,796 Views 12 Comments

The defender received treatment for vomiting and diarrhoea on the day of Brazil’s win over Argentina.

# brazil - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Messi slams 'bulls**t' officiating after Argentina's Copa America exit
# So Near Yet So Var
From The42
# So Near Yet So Var

Messi slams 'bulls**t' officiating after Argentina's Copa America exit

Jul 3rd 2019, 11:17 AM 10,200 Views 36 Comments

The Argentina star was furious following last night’s semi-final defeat to Brazil in Belo Horizonte.

# brazil - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Messi seeking international silverware as Argentina and Brazil clash in Copa semi-final
# Old Rivals
From The42
# Old Rivals

Messi seeking international silverware as Argentina and Brazil clash in Copa semi-final

Jul 2nd 2019, 7:15 AM 6,410 Views 7 Comments

The two old rivals meet tonight in a huge South American tie.

# brazil - Friday 28 June, 2019

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

Brazil exorcise Paraguay penalty demons to reach Copa semis

Jun 28th 2019, 7:47 AM 6,106 Views 0 Comments

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
# Insider Guide
# Insider Guide

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

Jun 26th 2019, 5:18 PM 9,592 Views 2 Comments

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

# brazil - Monday 24 June, 2019

Brazil legend Marta gives emotional speech to the next generation after her side bows out
# Passionate Plea
From The42
# Passionate Plea

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

Jun 24th 2019, 8:47 AM 4,665 Views 2 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 22nd 2019, 10:24 AM 2,897 Views 0 Comments

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

# brazil - Monday 17 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 17th 2019, 7:00 PM 5,811 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 15th 2019, 9:47 AM 8,297 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Coutinho brace silences Brazilian boos in Copa America opener

Jun 15th 2019, 8:57 AM 8,012 Views 4 Comments

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

# brazil - Thursday 13 June, 2019

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

Aston Villa sign Brazilian striker Wesley for reported club record fee

Jun 13th 2019, 7:54 PM 10,972 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 11th 2019, 7:16 PM 9,766 Views 5 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 11th 2019, 8:38 AM 6,291 Views 6 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 9th 2019, 5:07 PM 4,095 Views 6 Comments

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

# brazil - Friday 7 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 7th 2019, 10:45 AM 5,240 Views 0 Comments

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

# brazil - Monday 27 May, 2019

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

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

May 27th 2019, 6:24 PM 14,583 Views 14 Comments

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

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

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

May 21st 2019, 4:36 PM 5,816 Views 13 Comments

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

# brazil - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

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

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

May 7th 2019, 4:58 PM 3,351 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 30th 2019, 9:34 AM 5,106 Views 4 Comments

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

# brazil - Monday 29 April, 2019

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

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

Apr 29th 2019, 7:22 PM 7,778 Views 14 Comments

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
# Brazil
# Brazil

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

Apr 29th 2019, 8:29 AM 54,809 Views 15 Comments

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

# brazil - Thursday 4 April, 2019

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

Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital

Apr 4th 2019, 8:39 AM 1,466 Views 0 Comments

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

# brazil - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

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

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

Apr 3rd 2019, 6:30 PM 4,096 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 2nd 2019, 10:52 PM 4,908 Views 16 Comments

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

# brazil - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 27th 2019, 2:20 PM 7,504 Views 1 Comment

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

# brazil - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 26th 2019, 10:39 PM 5,505 Views 7 Comments

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

# brazil - Sunday 24 March, 2019

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

Brazil boss refusing to panic after woeful Panama draw

Mar 24th 2019, 12:21 AM 9,126 Views 6 Comments

Tite is not too concerned by the disappointing performance.

# brazil - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school
# Sao Paulo
# Sao Paulo

Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school

Mar 14th 2019, 7:05 AM 13,493 Views 6 Comments

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
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

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

Mar 7th 2019, 7:22 AM 22,740 Views 25 Comments

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

# brazil - Sunday 17 February, 2019

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

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

Feb 17th 2019, 8:00 AM 57,496 Views 12 Comments

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