Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 18°C Monday 20 September 2021

#Brazil

# brazil - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

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

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

Feb 12th 2019, 4:15 PM 5,612 Views 1 Comment

‘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
# Flamengo
# Flamengo

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

Feb 9th 2019, 3:35 PM 12,674 Views 2 Comments

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

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

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

Feb 9th 2019, 8:59 AM 7,716 Views 3 Comments

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
# Brazil
# Brazil

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

Feb 4th 2019, 10:32 PM 8,104 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Feb 4th 2019, 3:45 PM 7,946 Views 6 Comments

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

# brazil - Sunday 3 February, 2019

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

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

Feb 3rd 2019, 10:13 AM 14,598 Views 7 Comments

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
# Dam Disaster
# Dam Disaster

Eleven dead and nearly 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster

Updated Jan 26th 2019, 7:27 PM 15,772 Views 3 Comments

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
# Brumaldinho
# Brumaldinho

200 people missing, homes destroyed after Brazil dam collapses

Jan 25th 2019, 10:30 PM 16,516 Views 3 Comments

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
# Polyana Viana
# Polyana Viana

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

Jan 7th 2019, 10:07 PM 84,578 Views 46 Comments

The attempted crime happened late on Saturday.

# brazil - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

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

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

Jan 2nd 2019, 6:57 PM 7,182 Views 16 Comments

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
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

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

Jan 1st 2019, 6:56 PM 15,901 Views 35 Comments

“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
# Milagres
# Milagres

Hostages among 12 dead in foiled Brazil bank robberies

Dec 7th 2018, 7:39 PM 15,349 Views 0 Comments

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

# brazil - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

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

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

Dec 5th 2018, 4:41 PM 10,229 Views 9 Comments

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

# brazil - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

This remote Brazilian school has been named the world's best new building
# Children Village
# Children Village

This remote Brazilian school has been named the world's best new building

Nov 21st 2018, 3:00 PM 22,164 Views 15 Comments

This year’s Royal Institute of British Architects prize goes to Children Village in Brazil.

# brazil - Saturday 3 November, 2018

'The vote was built on hate': Brazilians in Ireland react to election of far-right president Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

'The vote was built on hate': Brazilians in Ireland react to election of far-right president Bolsonaro

Nov 3rd 2018, 7:30 AM 26,304 Views 129 Comments

The far-right politician has previously said he is “very proud” to be homophobic.

# brazil - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

'Tropical Trump': Who is Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro?
# Far-right
# Far-right

'Tropical Trump': Who is Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro?

Oct 30th 2018, 8:22 AM 16,616 Views 41 Comments

Bolsonaro garnered just over 55% in Sunday’s election.

# brazil - Friday 19 October, 2018

Russian futsal player scores sensational own goal in Youth Olympics final
# Net-burster
From The42
# Net-burster

Russian futsal player scores sensational own goal in Youth Olympics final

Oct 19th 2018, 10:18 AM 7,733 Views 5 Comments

Danil Karpuik saw his side lose 4-1 to Brazil after the error handed them an opener.

# brazil - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Miranda heads 93rd-minute winner as Brazil defeat Argentina in sapping Saudi Arabia heat
# South America
From The42
# South America

Miranda heads 93rd-minute winner as Brazil defeat Argentina in sapping Saudi Arabia heat

Oct 16th 2018, 10:26 PM 5,856 Views 0 Comments

Brazil edged past Argentina in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday thanks to Miranda’s dramatic late winner.

# brazil - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Polarising presidential candidates seek broader appeal ahead of Brazil's run-off election
# Bolsonaro V Haddad
# Bolsonaro V Haddad

Polarising presidential candidates seek broader appeal ahead of Brazil's run-off election

Oct 14th 2018, 7:00 PM 10,453 Views 11 Comments

The two remaining candidates launched rejigged campaigns this week.

# brazil - Monday 8 October, 2018

Far-right candidate Bolsonaro wins Brazil vote but not outright victory
# First Round
# First Round

Far-right candidate Bolsonaro wins Brazil vote but not outright victory

Oct 8th 2018, 7:30 AM 12,286 Views 55 Comments

The former paratrooper was stabbed while campaigning in September.

# brazil - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Brazil is choosing a new president ... Here's what you need to know
# Explainer
# Explainer

Brazil is choosing a new president ... Here's what you need to know

Oct 7th 2018, 11:23 AM 9,140 Views 14 Comments

Voting today was to start at 8am (11am Irish time). Initial results are expected late this evening.

# brazil - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Nine fatally shot by police in escape from Brazilian jail
# Jail Break
# Jail Break

Nine fatally shot by police in escape from Brazilian jail

Oct 3rd 2018, 10:50 PM 11,496 Views 8 Comments

19 others remain on the run from the Barra de Grota prison.

# brazil - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'I was ready to give up football' - Richarlison recalls incredible journey to Brazil first team
# Never Give Up
From The42
# Never Give Up

'I was ready to give up football' - Richarlison recalls incredible journey to Brazil first team

Sep 12th 2018, 10:36 PM 7,385 Views 6 Comments

The forward almost gave up on the game but he is now celebrating a brilliant introduction with Brazil.

'There's no way I'm going to stand for a situation like this' - Neymar claims 'lack of respect' after yellow card
# Enough Is Enough
From The42
# Enough Is Enough

'There's no way I'm going to stand for a situation like this' - Neymar claims 'lack of respect' after yellow card

Sep 12th 2018, 3:58 PM 12,503 Views 8 Comments

The Brazil captain felt he was harshly booked during his side’s rout of El Salvador in Washington

# brazil - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

'I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her'
# Human Rights Defenders
# Human Rights Defenders

'I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her'

Sep 11th 2018, 7:00 AM 29,090 Views 10 Comments

Jim Loughran shares some of his experiences visiting human rights defenders in some of the most dangerous places for them on the planet.

# brazil - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA
# Brazil
From The42
# Brazil

Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA

Sep 8th 2018, 12:41 PM 7,440 Views 3 Comments

PSG star Neymar scored on his first outing as national team captain on Friday night.

# brazil - Friday 7 September, 2018

Brazil's presidential frontrunner stabbed at campaign rally
# Jair Bolsonaro
# Jair Bolsonaro

Brazil's presidential frontrunner stabbed at campaign rally

Sep 7th 2018, 7:15 AM 8,443 Views 8 Comments

The popular right-wing candidate suffered multiple wounds in the attack.

# brazil - Monday 3 September, 2018

Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum
# National Museum Of Brazil
# National Museum Of Brazil

Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum

Sep 3rd 2018, 11:04 PM 8,731 Views 5 Comments

Around 500 protesters formed a human chain around the museum’s still-smoldering remains.

'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio
# Incalcuable
# Incalcuable

'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio

Sep 3rd 2018, 7:12 AM 14,461 Views 6 Comments

The fire “spread very quickly”, officials said.

# brazil - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Everton star Richarlison earns first Brazil call-up
# Selecao
From The42
# Selecao

Everton star Richarlison earns first Brazil call-up

Aug 28th 2018, 9:45 AM 5,115 Views 0 Comments

Richarlison is set to serve a three-match ban for Everton but he has been boosted by international recognition.

# brazil - Thursday 2 August, 2018

'I am not happy about this situation' - Chelsea boss Sarri says Willian's late return is 'strange'
# Frustrated
From The42
# Frustrated

'I am not happy about this situation' - Chelsea boss Sarri says Willian's late return is 'strange'

Aug 2nd 2018, 7:30 AM 9,750 Views 6 Comments

After their friendly defeat to Arsenal in Dublin, Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri revealed his frustration at the Brazilian star’s delayed return.

# brazil - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Film about 'the greatest footballer never to play football' hits cinemas this week
# Conman
From The42
# Conman

Film about 'the greatest footballer never to play football' hits cinemas this week

Jul 24th 2018, 2:02 PM 13,187 Views 1 Comment

A new documentary tells the barely-believable story of Brazilian Carlos Kaiser.

Venezuela heading towards 1,000,000% inflation, according to IMF
# Economic Crisis
# Economic Crisis

Venezuela heading towards 1,000,000% inflation, according to IMF

Jul 24th 2018, 12:06 PM 24,181 Views 85 Comments

The South American nation is in the midst of a five-year economic crisis.

# brazil - Saturday 21 July, 2018

'Do you think I want to suffer tackles? It hurts' - Neymar defends much-maligned theatrics
# Targeted
From The42
# Targeted

'Do you think I want to suffer tackles? It hurts' - Neymar defends much-maligned theatrics

Jul 21st 2018, 4:47 PM 7,714 Views 26 Comments

The forward has faced criticism for going to ground too easily, but claims to be the subject of rough treatment.

# brazil - Friday 20 July, 2018

Brazilian police arrest 'celebrity' surgeon after patient's death
# Rio De Janeiro
# Rio De Janeiro

Brazilian police arrest 'celebrity' surgeon after patient's death

Jul 20th 2018, 3:09 PM 18,783 Views 15 Comments

Denis Cesar Barros Furtado went on the run when one of his female patients died after he gave her injections to enlarge her buttocks.

'I want to see these people in Neymar's place... Criticising is a weapon of the weak'
# Ease Up
From The42
# Ease Up

'I want to see these people in Neymar's place... Criticising is a weapon of the weak'

Jul 20th 2018, 10:57 AM 4,039 Views 6 Comments

Neymar was a regularly criticised during the World Cup, but Dani Alves feels he was unfairly treated.

# brazil - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Brazil legend Ronaldo: I expected more from Neymar at World Cup
# Below Par
From The42
# Below Par

Brazil legend Ronaldo: I expected more from Neymar at World Cup

Jul 11th 2018, 9:13 PM 6,868 Views 10 Comments

The Paris Saint-Germain forward’s struggles in Russia did not go unnoticed by one of the greatest players in World Cup history

# brazil - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Brazil Football Federation condemns online racial abuse towards Fernandinho
# Unsavoury
From The42
# Unsavoury

Brazil Football Federation condemns online racial abuse towards Fernandinho

Jul 8th 2018, 9:58 PM 11,294 Views 11 Comments

The Man City player has been targeted following Brazil’s World Cup exit.

'Welcome back' - Barcelona midfielder Paulinho returns to Chinese Super League
# Transfer
From The42
# Transfer

'Welcome back' - Barcelona midfielder Paulinho returns to Chinese Super League

Jul 8th 2018, 9:24 PM 14,707 Views 17 Comments

Chinese Super League side Guangzhou Evergrande have announced the return of former midfielder Paulinho.

# brazil - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Neymar struggling to 'find the strength to play again' after saddest moment of his career
# Going Home
From The42
# Going Home

Neymar struggling to 'find the strength to play again' after saddest moment of his career

Jul 7th 2018, 5:39 PM 11,315 Views 27 Comments

The Brazil star endured quarter-final heartache against Belgium on Friday night.