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Published on 11/19/2015
- Without Support, Former Brazilian Player Zico Is Out of Fifa Presidential Race
It will not be this time that Fifa will have a new Brazilian president. Rio de Janeiro native João Havelange led the organization from 1974 to 1998.
Published on 10/27/2015 - 10h09
- Almost One in Three Professional Footballers in São Paulo Are Free Agents
The Portuguese expression "jogador de várzea" is used in professional football to refer to a player of low quality, or an amateur ("várzea" literally being a small dirt football pitch often found in low income neighborhoods in Brazil).
Published on 10/07/2015 - 09h54
- CBF President Del Nero Has Paid Position in the Organizing Committee for the 2014 World Cup
Marco Polo Del Nero is best known as president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF), the organization that runs Brazilian football.
Published on 10/02/2015 - 10h06
- 'Yes, Skating Is a Girl Thing', Says Seven Year Old Brazilian Skate Champion
Bob Burnquist, Sandro Dias and Karen Jonz have made Brazil accustomed to a record of important skate titles in the last few years. If you look to 7 year old Rayssa Leal, the success of the country in the sport will continue for a long time.
Published on 10/01/2015 - 09h18
- Corinthians Ask for an Extension on Loan Repayments for Stadium
In spite of good attendances throughout the Brazilian football league season, with an average crowd of 32,000, the Arena Corinthians is experiencing some difficulties behind the scenes.
Published on 09/24/2015 - 09h03
- CBF to Disclose Punishments in Order to Combat Conspiracy Theory
Pressured by controversial shots fired in talks on Wednesday (2), the CBF decided to divulge the removal of six professional referees, something normally avoided by the president of the Referees Commission. The move was intended to spare them from public exposure.
Published on 09/04/2015 - 08h48
- Santos World Champions Sue Umbro and Walk Away with US$ 103,000
Santos World Champions in 1962 and 1963, former players Lima, Pepe, Dorval, Gylmar (who died in 2013), Mengálvio and Coutinho received R$ 65,000 from the English brand Umbro in an agreement made after legal action was taken due to the misuse of their images.
Published on 09/03/2015 - 12h31
- In Crisis, Construction Company Receives Offer to Sell Palmeiras Stadium
During this Brazilian Championship, no stadium has hosted more fans than Allianz Parque, where Palmeira plays.
Published on 08/28/2015 - 10h28
- Former CBF President Ricardo Teixeira Sells Mansion in Miami for US$ 9 Million
Former president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) Ricardo Teixeira sold a mansion in Miami for US$ 9 million (R$ 30 million, according to the exchange rate on the day of business).
Published on 08/28/2015 - 09h33
- Ex-CBF President Prepares for Defeat in Switzerland and Extradition to the US
While José Maria Marin, the former president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF), continues to fight extradition to the United States in the Swiss courts, his legal team are preparing for the possibility that he will have to respond to his charges on American soil.
Published on 08/12/2015 - 09h58