5 hrs ago
Buenos Aires Herald
Messi, Ronaldo and Neymar stolen in sticker heist
Avid World Cup sticker collectors in Rio de Janeiro were given a shock this week when a van carrying hundreds of thousands of Panini stickers was stolen during a delivery.
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9 hrs ago
David Luiz, Julio Cesar, Thiago Silva and Fred will act as Brazil...
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari knows his 23-man squad for the World Cup finals and has chosen Thiago Silva, David Luiz, Julio Cesar and Fred to act as captains.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Roberto Carlos praises 'genius' Neymar and backs Brazil for World Cup glory
Former Brazil legend Roberto Carlos has backed Luiz Felipe Scolari to lead his country to World Cup glory this summer and lauded the "genius" that is Neymar.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Spotlight on Simeone
As Chelsea prepare to take on Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-final, Adam Bate looks at how Diego Simeone has transformed the Spanish club's fortunes and why the Argentine is hoping to emulate Jose Mourinho a decade on... It's 10 years since Jose Mourinho took Porto to Champions League glory.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Wold Cup 2014: Brazil star caught in Ukraine
When he rejected interest from Porto and Arsenal in favour of a move to Shakhtar Donetsk last summer, talented Brazil winger Bernard could hardly have imagined what he was letting himself in for.
Tricky waves open the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach 2014
Kelly Slater snatched a last-minute victory against Kolohe Andino and wildcard Jacob Willcox.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Atl tico close on title with win over stubborn Elche
Atletico Madrid Argentinian coach Diego Simeone gestures during the Spanish league football match Atletico de Madrid vs Elche on April 18, 2014.
Nanaimo Daily News
Cruzeiro begins defence of title in Brazilian league marred by court disputes
Court disputes stemming from last year's controversial finish to the Brazil league threaten to disrupt the new season which starts on Saturday.
Brazil launches campaign against child sex abuse
Brazil has launched a campaign against the sexual exploitation of minors as it readies to host millions of visitors for the 2014 World Cup of soccer.
The News Tribune
Court disputes mar start of Brazilian league
In this April 10, 2013 file photo, Paolo Guerrero, of Brazil's Corinthians, shoots to score against Bolivia's San Jose during a Copa Libertadores soccer match in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Ronaldinho admits form slump
"But Atletico called off their interest Tuesday after Anelka allegedly failed to commit to a deal before an agreed deadline."
The New Zealand Herald
Soccer: Anelka once again a no-show at new club
West Bromwich Albion's Nicolas Anelka, right, gestures as he celebrates his goal against West Ham United in December.
Kaka Has World Cup Finals Chance with Brazil, but Damage May Already Be Done
Just last Saturday, with 60 days to go until the start of the 2014 World Cup, I was asked by Bleacher Report to predict has brought to the squad, around 20 of the picks were relatively straightforward assuming that injury does not strike between now and June.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Brazil's Anti-FIFA Protests: Not Little, But Definitely Late
As ironic as it may sound, the kingpin of FIFA World Cup soccer has managed to stage the biggest anti-FIFA protests ever.
Football: No Brazil move for Anelka, says Mineiro
RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro said Tuesday they have scrapped plans to sign controversial French forward Nicolas Anelka.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Neymar has a new supermodel girlfriend Gabriella Lenzi
Turn on the TV and there's a good chance he'll be looking back at you. Open a newspaper and there he is too, his head popping out of the corner of every second advertisement, including, no word of a lie, one for roofing supplies, which to be fair looks as though it was done in his earlier days.
Calls For Technology In Rio Following Final Controversy
Sunday 13th April was the day of Brazil's state championship finals. All over the country, bitter neighbours battled against each other to claim the accolade of state champion and hold the bragging rights for another season.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Mike Tirico & Bob Ley to Host ESPN's FIFA World Cup Coverage
Mike Tirico and Bob Ley, two of the industry's most respected voices, will again serve as hosts of ESPN's FIFA WORLD Cup coverage.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Brazilian club releases Adriano after 4 matches
Adriano of Brazil's Atletico Paranaense, left, celebrates with teammate Matias Mirabaje after scoring against Bolivia's The Strongest at a Copa Libertadores soccer match in La Paz, Bolivia, Tuesday, April 8, 2014.
Velez leads Argentine clubs in Copa Libertadores
Argentina's Velez Sarsfield's Roberto Nanni reacts after scoring a disallowed goal against Peru's Universitario at a Copa Libertadores soccer match in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, April 8, 2014.