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#Selecao

# selecao - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

With 233 caps to her name, Brazil legend Formiga to retire from international football aged 43
# Record Breaker
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# Record Breaker

With 233 caps to her name, Brazil legend Formiga to retire from international football aged 43

Nov 10th 2021, 12:24 PM 3,831 Views 0 Comments

The indefatigable midfielder is the only footballer in either the men’s or women’s game to play in seven World Cups.

# selecao - Saturday 11 September, 2021

Brazil stars cleared for Premier League duty as associations agree to waive ban
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# Selecao

Brazil stars cleared for Premier League duty as associations agree to waive ban

Sep 11th 2021, 9:31 AM 3,949 Views 3 Comments

Clubs made a collective decision not to release players for international duty if it meant them travelling to red-list countries.

# selecao - Friday 18 June, 2021

Emotional Neymar inspires Brazil into Copa quarters after Peru cruise
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# Selecao

Emotional Neymar inspires Brazil into Copa quarters after Peru cruise

Jun 18th 2021, 7:59 AM 5,928 Views 5 Comments

His 68th goal in 107 games for his country took the PSG star to within nine of the record set by Pele.

# selecao - Monday 8 July, 2019

Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists
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Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists

Jul 8th 2019, 8:10 AM 4,542 Views 1 Comment

Tite was unhappy with the Barcelona playmaker after his ‘corruption’ comments.

# selecao - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Everton star Richarlison earns first Brazil call-up
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Everton star Richarlison earns first Brazil call-up

Aug 28th 2018, 9:45 AM 5,180 Views 0 Comments

Richarlison is set to serve a three-match ban for Everton but he has been boosted by international recognition.

# selecao - Friday 25 May, 2018

Ronaldinho set to marry two women at the same time
# Be Grand
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# Be Grand

Ronaldinho set to marry two women at the same time

May 25th 2018, 9:46 AM 21,177 Views 26 Comments

The trio’s relationship will be considered a three-person civil union, which is legal in Brazil.

# selecao - Monday 22 January, 2018

Barcelona loan Brazilian midfielder to Inter Milan
# Pastures New
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# Pastures New

Barcelona loan Brazilian midfielder to Inter Milan

Jan 22nd 2018, 7:55 PM 11,686 Views 5 Comments

The Serie A side have an option to purchase Rafinha on a permanent deal.

# selecao - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Brazil becomes first country to qualify for World Cup
# Boys From Brazil
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# Boys From Brazil

Brazil becomes first country to qualify for World Cup

Mar 29th 2017, 7:58 AM 7,319 Views 16 Comments

The Selecao reached Russia 2018 with four games to spare after a 13-match unbeaten run.

# selecao - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Premier League-bound Gabriel Jesus can't stop scoring for Brazil
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# Selecao

Premier League-bound Gabriel Jesus can't stop scoring for Brazil

Oct 12th 2016, 11:59 AM 6,701 Views 2 Comments

Chelsea attacker Willian was also on target as a power cut was not enough to stop them defeating Venezuala 2-0.

# selecao - Monday 9 May, 2016

'I cried because I do not know what happened to the joy of Brazilian football'
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# Selecao

'I cried because I do not know what happened to the joy of Brazilian football'

May 9th 2016, 9:12 PM 9,152 Views 5 Comments

Pele has voiced his frustration with Brazil’s style of play and the approach of coach Dunga.

# selecao - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Tardelli scores twice as Brazil beat Argentina in Superclasico de las Americas
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Tardelli scores twice as Brazil beat Argentina in Superclasico de las Americas

Oct 11th 2014, 4:08 PM 5,686 Views 0 Comments

The old rivals met in Beijing earlier.

# selecao - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Coutinho in, Alves dropped as Dunga cleans house before first Brazil friendlies
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Coutinho in, Alves dropped as Dunga cleans house before first Brazil friendlies

Aug 19th 2014, 6:17 PM 5,835 Views 10 Comments

Shattered Seleção begin to rebuild following their nightmare World Cup exit.

# selecao - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

It's another reappointment for Brazil as Dunga handed back control of Seleção
# Going Backwards
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# Going Backwards

It's another reappointment for Brazil as Dunga handed back control of Seleção

Jul 22nd 2014, 3:55 PM 3,587 Views 6 Comments

And there we were thinking they wanted to play football again.

# selecao - Friday 4 July, 2014

Match report: Brazil seal World Cup semi-final spot, Neymar carried off
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# Selecao

Match report: Brazil seal World Cup semi-final spot, Neymar carried off

Jul 4th 2014, 11:25 PM 5,746 Views 28 Comments

It’s the end of the road for James and the Colombians.

Captain Thiago Silva knees Brazil into early lead against Colombia
# Selecao
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# Selecao

Captain Thiago Silva knees Brazil into early lead against Colombia

Jul 4th 2014, 9:16 PM 2,247 Views 4 Comments

The PSG defender bundled home a Neymar corner.

# selecao - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Neymar dinks a lovely free kick to put Brazil ahead in warm-up friendly
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# Selecao

Neymar dinks a lovely free kick to put Brazil ahead in warm-up friendly

Jun 3rd 2014, 8:45 PM 8,899 Views 10 Comments

The tournament hosts will need their talismanic forward to keep this going.

# selecao - Sunday 25 May, 2014

O Canarinho - Brazil's iconic jersey that epitomises football and the World Cup
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# Selecao

O Canarinho - Brazil's iconic jersey that epitomises football and the World Cup

May 25th 2014, 7:15 PM 6,733 Views 3 Comments

How the yellow jersey came to represent so much.

# selecao - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Everyone relax... Pele says Brazil will win the World Cup next summer
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# Selecao

Everyone relax... Pele says Brazil will win the World Cup next summer

Jun 5th 2013, 7:03 PM 1,757 Views 6 Comments

But what about Colombia, dude?

# selecao - Thursday 29 November, 2012

It's official: Brazil reappoint Luiz Felipe Scolari as manager
# Big Phil
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# Big Phil

It's official: Brazil reappoint Luiz Felipe Scolari as manager

Nov 29th 2012, 1:11 PM 395 Views 0 Comments

The former Chelsea manager replaces Mano Menezes.

# selecao - Friday 23 November, 2012

Mano Menezes sacked as Brazil coach
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# Selecao

Mano Menezes sacked as Brazil coach

Nov 23rd 2012, 7:33 PM 1,184 Views 0 Comments

If they’d only acted a day or two sooner, they could have had Roddy.