Lula da Silva is Brazil’s first ex-president to be imprisoned for a common crime.
Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is on the verge of going to prison.
Defeat by Brazil in the friendly international highlighted Germany’s need for sharp improvement ahead of the World Cup.
Toni Kroos rates Brazil “two grades” higher than when Germany hammered the ‘Selecao’ 7-1 at the 2014 World Cup.
Thomas Mueller expects revenge to be a factor when his side take on Brazil.
World champions Germany remain top of the FIFA rankings published as there was no move in the top 10.
Argentina coach expects Messi to arrive at the World Cup in peak form after he battled fatigue at the 2014 tournament.
Footballing legend Pele said that Brazil are favourites to win the World Cup in Russia, four years on from their humiliation on home soil.
A Belgian man is arrested trying to traffic 1 kilo cocaine from Brazil.
A 39-year-old Australian-Vietnamese woman is arrested for transporting two kilos of heroin from Brazil to Cambodia.
Shandong Luneng team dispatch to polish their game at Desportivo Brasil club.
Australia have approached World Cup winning coach Luiz Felipe Scolari about leading them to the 2018 tournament in Russia.
Two Columbian tourists were charged with drug trafficking for smuggling cocaine.
A 27-year-old man was charged yesterday for trafficking nearly one kilo of cocaine from Brazil to Cambodia last week.
The new players and the survivors from the crash once more filled the old changing room with laughter and chanting.
Toothless Brazil is frustrated by a makeshift England side as the five-times world champions drew at Wembley.
The FIFA corruption trial opens, two and a half years after the United States unveiled the largest graft scandal in world football.
When Japarupi Waiapi looks into the dense foliage of the Amazon rainforest, he sees the equivalent of a supermarket, pharmacy, furniture store – and that’s just the beginning.
The kids on the dusty pitch could be kids anywhere in Brazil if not for the ball.