Latest news about Brazil

Bafana drop two places in latest FIFA rankings

2017-04-06 11:19

Brazil surged to the top of the FIFA world rankings for the first time in seven years while Bafana Bafana drop to 64th place.

Brazil's Marta takes Swedish nationality

2017-03-15 14:58

Five-time World Player of the Year Marta said on Wednesday she would continue to play for Brazil internationally after taking Swedish nationality.

Three players survive plane crash

2016-11-29 15:20

Three players from Brazil's Chapecoense soccer team have survived a plane crash in Colombia that killed 76 people, Colombian authorities said on...

Brazil soccer team in plane crash

2016-11-29 13:04

A chartered aircraft carrying a Brazilian soccer team to Colombia for a regional tournament final has crashed, officials have said.

South American Cup final suspended after Brazilian team air crash

2016-11-29 12:51

The South American Cup final has been suspended after an airliner carrying a Brazilian team that was to have competed, crashed in Colombia.

Half century for Neymar as Brazil crush Argentina

2016-11-11 11:30

Neymar scored his 50th international goal as Brazil thrashed arch-rivals Argentina in their 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying duel.

Legendary Brazil football skipper dies at 72

2016-10-26 08:00

Carlos Alberto, captain of the great Brazil team that won the 1970 World Cup, has died of a heart attack in Rio.

Brazil go top, Argentina stunned in WCQ

2016-10-12 07:17

Brazil powered to the top of the table in South America's 2018 Soccer World Cup qualifying race with a victory over Venezuela.

Liverpool duo help guide Brazil to victory

2016-10-07 09:21

Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino were on the scoresheet as Brazil thrashed Bolivia in a 2018 World Cup qualifier.

Neymar strikes as Brazil sink Colombia

2016-09-07 08:38

Neymar scored the winning goal as Brazil defeated Colombia to maintain their 2018 World Cup qualifying resurgence on Tuesday.

Jesus sparkles as Brazil down Ecuador

2016-09-02 10:56

Two goals from teenage prodigy Gabriel Jesus fired Brazil to their first ever qualifying victory in Ecuador on Thursday.

Four uncapped players in first Brazil squad

2016-08-22 19:45

New Brazil head coach Tite has named five uncapped players in his first 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

Olympics: Neymar in Brazil squad for Rio

2016-07-15 08:59

Barcelona star Neymar was as expected named in the Brazil squad for the Olympics football tournament on Thursday as well Paris Saint Germain defender...

Brazil's questionable World Cup legacy

2016-07-12 11:35

Did hosting of the World Cup two years ago manage to help local people in Brazil?

Barcelona tie down Neymar till 2021

2016-07-01 14:28

Barcelona have extended the contract of Brazilian forward Neymar keeping him at the Nou Camp until 2021.