Richarlison battled depression after Brazil World Cup exit

Thu, 28 Mar 2024 - 05:19 GMT

Richarlison, who plays for Tottenham Hotspur, said in September that he would seek psychological help after he was photographed crying on the bench when he was substituted during Brazil's 5-1 thrashing of Bolivia in a 2026 World Cup qualifier.

Kane's absence against Brazil offers chance for others to step up, says Southgate

Sat, 23 Mar 2024 - 05:11 GMT

England captain Harry Kane and midfielders Cole Palmer and Jordan Henderson will miss Saturday's friendly against Brazil and their absence will offer others a chance to make their mark in the run-up to Euro 2024, manager Gareth Southgate said.

Egypt eyes boosting trade exchange with Brazil: FM

Wed, 21 Feb 2024 - 09:06 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Wednesday with his Brazilian counterpart Mauro Vieira.

Egypt, Brazil strengthen ties with signing of agreements and centennial celebration

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 - 04:45 GMT

The signed agreements included a memorandum of understanding between the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation in the Federal Republic of Brazil regarding cooperation in the fields of science, technology, and innovation.

Value of Egypt's exports to Brazil hits $444M in 2023: CAPMAS

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 - 04:26 GMT

This represents a 1.3 percent rise compared to the previous year when exports amounted to $438 million

Upon Sisi’s invitation, Brazil’s Lula to visit Egypt on February 15-16

Thu, 08 Feb 2024 - 12:53 GMT

“When he was president-elect, Lula was invited by President El-Sisi to go to COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh. The president attended and announced the guidelines of his foreign policy—Brazil's return to international forums and reconfigured priorities there. The trip also highlighted the 100 years of diplomatic relations between Brazil and Egypt, celebrated this year (2022),” said Ambassador Carlos Duarte, secretary of Africa and the Middle East in Brazil’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Egypt’s new ambassador to Brazil presents credentials to Lula da Silva

Fri, 02 Feb 2024 - 01:27 GMT

For his part, the Brazilian President expressed his appreciation for the warm reception he received during his participation in the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 27), which was held in Sharm El-Sheikh in November 2022.

Dorival Junior promises to turn Brazil's plight around

Fri, 12 Jan 2024 - 03:37 GMT

Dorival Junior was unveiled on Thursday as the head coach of the Brazil men's national team and he vowed to turn around the side's fortunes after a run of poor results in the South American qualifiers for the 2026 World Cup.

Brazil sack Diniz as coach and look at Dorival Jr

Sat, 06 Jan 2024 - 11:56 GMT

Coach Fernando Diniz will no longer be in charge of the Brazil national team, said the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) on Friday.

Egypt to take part in G20 meetings during Brazil's presidency

Sun, 17 Dec 2023 - 02:33 GMT

The invitation is the fourth of its kind in the G20 history and the second in a row.

Egypt, Brazil trade exchange hits $2.4B during 2023

Wed, 13 Dec 2023 - 04:37 GMT

Notably, Brazilian exports to Cairo accounted for around $1.89 billion, whereas Egypt's exports to Brazil amounted to roughly $440 million

England rise to third in FIFA rankings, target top spot

Thu, 30 Nov 2023 - 01:08 GMT

England have returned to third in the FIFA men's world rankings after cruising through their Euro 2024 qualification campaign with Brazil falling out of the top four.

Rodrygo says he received racist abuse after Messi argument

Fri, 24 Nov 2023 - 11:44 GMT

Brazil striker Rodrygo said he had received racist messages on social media accounts following an argument with Argentina captain Lionel Messi before the teams' World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.

Colombia fight back to shock Brazil, Uruguay beat Messi's Argentina

Fri, 17 Nov 2023 - 12:01 GMT

Brazil lost their second consecutive World Cup qualifier match as Colombia fought back to win 2-1 against the five-times champions, who dropped to fifth place in the South American standings on Thursday.

No one should assume Neymar's role in Brazil, says coach ahead of World Cup qualifiers

Thu, 16 Nov 2023 - 10:31 GMT

No player in Brazil should feel pressure to take over the role of Neymar, sidelined with a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus, coach Fernando Diniz said ahead of the World Cup qualifiers against Colombia and Argentina.

Neymar undergoes successful knee surgery

Fri, 03 Nov 2023 - 08:53 GMT

Brazil forward Neymar underwent surgery on Thursday after suffering a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and meniscus in his left knee on international duty.

Neymar to have surgery after rupturing ACL, meniscus - Brazil FA

Thu, 19 Oct 2023 - 12:00 GMT

Neymar will undergo surgery after rupturing the anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in his left knee during a World Cup qualifier against Uruguay, Brazil's FA said, an injury that is expected to sideline the forward for several months.

Bello stunner helps Venezuela hold Brazil, Argentina beat Paraguay

Fri, 13 Oct 2023 - 11:47 GMT

A stunning overhead kick by Eduard Bello helped Venezuela hold Brazil to a 1-1 draw in their 2026 World Cup qualifier on Thursday, while Argentina moved top of the CONMEBOL standings after beating Paraguay 1-0 to maintain their 100% record.

Brazil coach Diniz excited about Neymar, Vinicius combination

Thu, 12 Oct 2023 - 01:08 GMT

Diniz took temporary charge of Brazil when Tite left the role following their quarter-final exit at the World Cup in Qatar and will be replaced by Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti next year.

Brazil thrash Bolivia 5-1 in Neymar's record-breaking appearance

Sat, 09 Sep 2023 - 08:28 GMT

The 31-year-old Neymar, who recently joined Saudi side Al-Hilal, bounced back after missing a penalty in the first half, scoring two goals in the 61st and 93rd minutes to become the country's all-time top scorer with 79 goals.