COPA AMERICA BEGINS

The 2015 Copa America kicks off in Chile on Thursday as South America’s heavyweights go head-to-head over the 24 days of the competition. Favourites Argentina and Brazil will be challenged strongly by hosts Chile, a very talented Colombian side and defending champions Uruguay. The holders, Uruguay, kick off their Copa América campaign against Jamaica but

Continue Reading →

Diego Tardelli Who?

Anytime these two football power houses lock horns “Brazil vs Argentina”, we always expect to see an entertaining match that would take place from one end to the other. Well, that was the case this afternoon in their Superclasico de la Americas friendly in Beijing. Argentina had the better start with Sergio Aguero wasting the

Continue Reading →

Brazil FA sacks Luiz Felipe Scolari

The Brazilian football federation has decided to sack coach Luiz Felipe Scolari after he failed to win the World Cup on home soil. Brazilian media are reporting that the federation will announce their decision on Monday. Scolari coached Brazil to the World Cup title in 2002 in his first stint as coach. He was brought

Continue Reading →

Match Report: Brazil 0-3 Netherlands

Netherlands defeated Brazil 3-0 at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia on Saturday night in the third place play-off of the World Cup 2014. A penalty from Robin van Persie and goals from Daley Blind and Georginio Wijnaldum ensured that the Oranje won the bronze medal. There were only five survivors in the side from Brazil’s embarrassing 7-1 semi final defeat to Germany, with the most noticeable change

Continue Reading →

Match Report: Brazil 1-7 Germany

Germany silenced their doubters by hammering Brazil 7-1 at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte to in the World Cup and reach their first final since 2002. Die Nationalmannschaft humiliated the Selecao as Toni Kroos and Andre Schurrle both netted twice alongside goals for Thomas Muller, Miroslav Klose and Sami Khedira, while Oscar netted a late consolation for the hosts. Luiz Felipe Scolari made three

Continue Reading →