Brazil's Alex Sandro could miss quarter-final against Croatia, says Tite

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 - 08:05 GMT

Brazil's first-choice left back Alex Sandro has not fully recovered from injury and is doubtful for their quarter-final against Croatia on Friday, manager Tite said on Thursday.

Jesus misses out as Brazil call up new faces before World Cup

Sat, 10 Sep 2022 - 11:04 GMT

Brazil have left in-form striker Gabriel Jesus out of a 26-man squad for this month's friendlies against Ghana and Tunisia but Gleison Bremer and Roger Ibanez are included for the first time.

Argentina's trophy drought no guide to Copa final, says Tite

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 05:37 GMT

The two South American giants meet on Saturday at the Maracana stadium with Argentina’s long drought once again the major topic of conversation.

Fernandinho in, Moura out for Brazil in Copa America

Sun, 19 May 2019 - 12:06 GMT

Brazilian coach Tite included Manchester City’s Fernandinho for his Copa America squad on Friday, but there was no place for Spurs forward Lucas Moura or Liverpool midfielder Fabinho.

Tite backs under-fire Neymar, expects "beautiful" Belgium clash

Fri, 06 Jul 2018 - 04:20 GMT

Neymar has been slammed by soccer pundits across the world for diving and rolling on the ground theatrically in Russia.

Three uncapped players named in Brazil squad

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 12:10 GMT

The inclusion of Valencia goalkeeper Neto and 32-year-old Gremio captain Pedro Geromel were also unexpected.

From ridiculous to sublime, Tite turns Brazil around

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 11:59 GMT

Little more than a year has gone by since Tite took over as coach of a Brazil side still reeling from embarrassing exits in the World Cup and Copa America .

Jesus highlights Guradiola, Tite similarities

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 08:58 GMT

Jesus trains with Brazilian national team ahead of Brazil’s game against Ecuador during the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.