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Brazil, Argentina discuss issuing new common currency to reduce reliance on dollar

Mon, 30 Jan 2023 - 04:26 GMT

Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio and Argentina’s President Alberto Fernández wrote in an Argentinian paper –Perfil- on Sunday Jan 22, 2023 that they wanted more integration between the two neighboring countries.

Egypt's exports to Brazil hit $650M in 2022, says official

Wed, 25 Jan 2023 - 05:09 GMT

She noted that Egypt's exports to Brazil soared by 20 percent in 2022 to record $650 million, compared to $540 million in 2021.

Chelsea reach agreement to sign Brazil youngster Santos

Sat, 07 Jan 2023 - 10:49 GMT

The 18-year-old, considered among the brightest talents in Brazilian soccer, will become Chelsea's third signing of the January transfer window after they also brought in David Datro Fofana from Molde FK and Benoit Badiashile from AS Monaco.

Pele's astonishing goal record

Fri, 30 Dec 2022 - 01:27 GMT

Pele's position as one of the greatest footballers of all time has never been contested but the same cannot be said for the number of goals he scored in his star-studded career. Precisely how many time Pele hit the net is a matter of debate, with most statisticians agreeing the number is between 1,281 and 1,283.

Brazil reacts to Pele's death

Fri, 30 Dec 2022 - 01:21 GMT

Brazilian soccer great Pele died on Thursday aged 82 after a long battle with cancer

Reaction to the death of Pele from around the world

Fri, 30 Dec 2022 - 01:02 GMT

Brazil soccer great Pele died on Thursday aged 82 after a long battle with cancer. Following are reactions to his death from around the world

Soccer star Pele, Brazilian legend of the beautiful game, dies at 82

Fri, 30 Dec 2022 - 11:40 GMT

Legendary Brazilian soccer player Pele waves to the spectators before the start of the under-17 boys' final soccer match of the Subroto Cup tournament at Ambedkar stadium in New Delhi, India, October 16, 2015. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Brazil soccer star Pele to spend Christmas in hospital as cancer advances

Thu, 22 Dec 2022 - 11:51 GMT

Widely considered one of the greatest footballers of all time, the 82-year-old has been hospitalized in the Albert Einstein hospital since late November as doctors reevaluate his treatment and tend to a respiratory infection.

Neymar says he is unsure if he will play again with Brazil

Sat, 10 Dec 2022 - 08:13 GMT

Brazil's Neymar said on Friday he was unsure if he would play again for the national team after their heartbreaking World Cup quarter-final defeat to Croatia on penalties.

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.

Brazil's dancing about happiness, not disrespect - Vinicius Jr

Thu, 08 Dec 2022 - 07:08 GMT

Brazil's dancing celebrations as the goals flew in sparked criticism from pundits like former Manchester United midfielder Roy Keane, who felt it was 'disrespectful', which generated a viral discussion online.

Brazil soccer legend Pele says he remains 'strong' amid cancer battle

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 - 12:24 GMT

Brazilian soccer great Pele said on Saturday he was "strong" and grateful for the widespread support he has been receiving after being hospitalized in Sao Paulo earlier this week as he battles colon cancer.

World Cup 2022: Brazil's route to final explained

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 - 07:46 GMT

Brazil are looking to win a record-extending sixth World Cup at the Nov. 20-Dec. 18 tournament in Qatar.

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.

Richarlison has touch of genius, says Tottenham team mate Lloris

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Brazilian striker Richarlison's spectacular second goal to secure a 2-0 victory over Serbia on Thursday was a stroke of "genius" according to his club team mate Hugo Lloris.

Brazil's Vinicius wants to use football for greater good

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 01:43 GMT

Vinicius Jr. is the symbol of Brazil outstanding new generation of talent that looks to be peaking at the perfect moment as they arrive in Qatar as favourites to lift a record sixth World Cup.

Brazil to clinch sixth World Cup in Qatar - market analysts

Fri, 11 Nov 2022 - 12:38 GMT

The global survey of 135 football-following market analysts worldwide agreed with the bookmakers that Brazil would triumph for the first time since 2002.

Brazilian band Olodum sings about ancient Egypt, its Pharaohs, in Cairo on November 5

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 02:30 GMT

Brazilian band Olodum sings about ancient Egypt, its Pharaohs, in Cairo on November 5

world rankings, Spain drop below Italy

Thu, 06 Oct 2022 - 11:09 GMT

In the last change to the FIFA World Rankings before the World Cup starts next month, Brazil increased their lead at the top and Spain dropped below Italy.

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