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Brazil to take late fitness call on Neymar, says team doctor

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 - 07:40 GMT

Brazil defender Danilo has shown positive signs in his recovery from an ankle injury while Neymar is racing against time to be fit for their last 16 clash against South Korea, team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar said after Friday's 1-0 defeat by Cameroon.

Brazil face Swiss without Neymar but with host of young talent

Sat, 26 Nov 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Brazil will face Switzerland on Monday without their talisman Neymar, ruled out by an ankle injury suffered in their opening 2-0 win against Serbia at the World Cup on Thursday, but with a host of young talent to step in for him.

Brazilian soccer star Neymar backs Bolsonaro ahead of Sunday vote

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 12:50 GMT

Brazilian soccer star Neymar Junior endorsed President Jair Bolsonaro's uphill re-election bid on Thursday, showing his support in a TikTok video as he smiled and danced to a campaign jingle ahead of the weekend's pivotal election.

Neymar defends Vinicius over criticism of goal celebrations

Sat, 17 Sep 2022 - 10:43 GMT

Neymar and other leading Brazilian players leapt to the defence of their compatriot Vinicius Jr. on Friday after the Real Madrid forward was advised to tone down his goal celebrations.

Pochettino confident he and Mbappe will stay at PSG

Fri, 29 Apr 2022 - 12:21 GMT

Pochettino's position came under scrutiny after PSG were knocked out of the Champions League in the last 16.

Argentina appeal decision to replay World Cup qualifier

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 04:20 GMT

An official with the association said Argentina would take their appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Messi left to pick up pieces at PSG after jeers and Champions League failure

Fri, 18 Mar 2022 - 11:20 GMT

Unhappy Paris Saint-Germain fans targeted the Argentine as well as Neymar during the 3-0 win over Bordeaux that followed the club's spectacular Champions League elimination at the hands of Real Madrid.

PSG fans whistle their players, with exception of Mbappe

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 03:19 GMT

The exception was Kylian Mbappe. The volume rose for the names of Neymar and Messi.

Neymar keen to play in MLS

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 02:23 GMT

Neymar, who is under contract at PSG until June 2025, said he was more likely to play in the U.S. than return to his home country.

Mbappe strikes late to give PSG edge over Real Madrid

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 - 11:05 GMT

In the last minute of stoppage time, Mbappe burst into the box from the left and between two defenders before finishing past Courtois for his 22nd goal this season.

Messi returns to Paris after negative COVID test

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 12:48 GMT

Messi was among the four PSG players who returned positive results on Sunday.

Brazil becomes first South American team to qualify for 2022 World Cup

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 11:57 GMT

Brazil beat Colombia 1-0 in a World Cup qualifier in Sao Paulo on Thursday to become the first South American team to qualify for Qatar 2022.

Neymar ruled out of PSG's Champions League clash with Leipzig

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 02:38 GMT

The 29-year-old was among a number of players not involved in PSG's 2-1 Ligue 1 win over Angers on Friday due to their involvement in World Cup qualifying games.

Ronaldo leapfrogs Messi in Forbes list of top-earning players

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Ronaldo, 36, rejoined United from Juventus in August after 12 years away, while Messi has swapped boyhood club Barcelona to join Paris St Germain.

Mbappe not unsettled by speculation over PSG future, says Pochettino

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Kylian Mbappe is "relaxed" and not unsettled despite ongoing speculation about his future, Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino insisted on Thursday.

PSG without Neymar and Messi against Strasbourg

Sat, 14 Aug 2021 - 02:38 GMT

Messi, who played in the South American final against Neymar and Brazil, only signed for PSG on Tuesday.

Memory of the day: Massive blast rocks Beirut in 2020

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 - 01:09 GMT

On August 4, many important events took place.

Forget the Euros, Argentina v Brazil is weekend's big match

Sat, 10 Jul 2021 - 11:18 GMT

The teams first met in 1914 and in the years since have established themselves as two of the most storied sides in world soccer.

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.

PSG collapsed mentally against Man City, says Wenger

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 11:08 GMT

PSG lost control of the game to a transformed City side after the break, conceding two goals.

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