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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Samba

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'He has the swagger of a Brazilian' - Roberto Carlos backs Alli to impress at World Cup
The former Selecao left-back believes the Three Lions can challenge for the trophy and has backed the midfielder to shine at the finals in Russia
Neymar and Firmino shine as Brazil sink Croatia at Anfield ahead of World Cup
Brazil defeated Croatia thanks to goals from PSG star Neymar and Roberto Firmino.
The Clare lads who taught Brazilian children how to hurl on Ipanema beach
Two Ennis natives travelled 9,000km to teach disadvantaged children living in favelas the traditions of Gaelic games.
The Brazilians are coming!: Trinity set to strengthen ties with Latin American cousins
Ireland’s top ranked university has links with around 80 universities, research institutes and hospitals in Brazil.
Brazil end Spain’s unbeaten run to win the Confederations Cup
Two goals from Fred and another from Neymar handed the Selecao a massive victory over the world champions.
Brazil beat Uruguay to reach Confederations Cup final
A late header by defensive midfielder Paulinho sealed the win.
3 things learned from the Confederations Cup this weekend
Spain looked like their old selves and hosts Brazil got up and running.
Corinthians beat Boca Juniors to lift first ever Copa Libertadores
A second-half double from Qatari striker Emerson proved the difference in Sao Paulo, firing the Brazilian club to a 3-1 aggregate victory.
Wayne Rooney is the white Pele, says Fergie
The United striker is just like the Brazilian legend. And not in a men’s personal health kind of way.
Rio Carnival costumes and floats destroyed by huge blaze
A fire has torn through some of the city’s most prominent dance schools, destroying parade costumes and floats – and causing €3 million worth of damage.