"He's embarrassed, he doesn't want to go out, be seen." Pele's son says the three-time World Cup winner is unwilling to be seen in public after a period of ill-health left the Brazilian legend unable to walk unaided. In full ➡
Hackney humiliation for @KAKA . The Brazilian footballer won the World Cup and Champion's League. But got a nutmeg by an amateur player from @HackneyWickFC . @RagsMartel met the viral sensation @JamalFarid14 - who was given a little surprise from @adidasUK .
TANDARA SCORES 40 POINTS IN 1 MATCH! carried Sesc RJ to their fourth Brazilian Cup title as the Olympic champion scored 40 points, the highest mark ever registered in a professional tournament in the country. READ MORE:
Emotions were high in Rio de Janeiro, Saturday, December 21, with fans of local club Flamengo on edge during a nail-biting final between the Brazilian team and Liverpool, that saw the English side come out on top at the Club World Cup Final. (Reuters)
? WORLD CHAMPIONS ? Roberto Firmino was Liverpool’s hero as they won their first Club World Cup with a 1-0 extra-time victory over Brazilian side Flamengo.
Neymar was fouled 10 times in this match vs Switzerland, most for any player in a World Cup match since Alan Shearer was fouled 11 times against Tunisia on June 15, 1998. It also is the most fouls suffered for a Brazilian player in a World Cup match since 1966.