Jair Bolsonaro Pardons Brazilian Officers Convicted In Prison Massacre

[ad_1] Carandiru prison was closed following the episode. Brasilia: Outgoing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has pardoned security forces convicted of crimes committed more than 30 years ago, which legal experts say applies to agents found guilty of an infamous prison massacre in 1992. The far-right leader’s decree, which is part of a traditional Christmas pardoningRead More

World Cup Winners Argentina Up To Second In FIFA Rankings

[ad_1] FIFA World Cup: Argentina defeated France in final clash© AFP World Cup winners Argentina have risen to second in the FIFA rankings with quarter-finalists Brazil still on top, the global governing body announced on Thursday. Lionel Messi‘s side, who lifted the trophy in Qatar on Sunday, move up one place, as do runners-up France,Read More

Brazil Legend Pele To Spend Christmas In Hospital As Cancer Worsens

[ad_1] Brazilian football great Pele will spend Christmas in hospital, his medical team and family said Wednesday, as he receives treatment for worsening cancer as well as kidney and heart problems. The 82-year-old “requires greater care related to renal and cardiac dysfunctions,” said the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo. It also reported a “progression”Read More

Severe turbulence on Rio de Janeiro-Houston United Airlines flight injures 5 passengers | Aviation News

[ad_1] Severe turbulence on a Houston-bound United Airlines flight injured five people who had to be hospitalised, authorities said. The United Airlines flight 128 from Rio de Janeiro landed at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport at around 5.30 a.m. on Monday, the airport’s public information officer Augusto Bernal told CNN. “The flight experienced severe turbulenceRead More

How prize money of FIFA World Cup changed over the editions?

[ad_1] FIFA World Cup 2022 wrapped with a nail-biting finale in which Argentina defeated the defending champions France in penalties. The victory is magnificent, especially for Lionel Messi, who was playing his last match in the jersey of Argentina. Apart from all the glory, the winning team will take home a whopping $42 million. TheRead More

Brazil’s Lula Accuses Jair Bolsonaro Of Inciting Violence In Country

[ad_1] The outgoing president Jair Bolsonaro “still hasn’t recognized his defeat. Braslia: Brazilian president-elect Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva accused far-right incumbent Jair Bolsonaro Tuesday of inciting violence, a day after pro-Bolsonaro protesters torched vehicles, clashed with police and tried to invade their headquarters. Monday’s violence rocked the capital, Brasilia, hours after Brazil’s top electoralRead More

Controversial referee Antonio Mateu Lahoz from Netherlands vs Argentina match ‘sent home’ after Lionel Messi’s outburst

[ad_1] After the quarterfinal match he officiated on December 9 between Argentina and the Netherlands, controversial referee Antonio Mateu Lahoz has been “sent home”, as per media reports. Although Argentina advanced to the semifinals, Lionel Messi was uncharacteristically harsh of him following the match. In a match that was frequently interrupted by rising flares fromRead More

Brazil’s Neymar takes responsibility for world cup defeat, considers retirement

[ad_1] Since Brazil’s shocking elimination from the FIFA World Cup 2022, Neymar has acknowledged that he is considering retiring from international competition. After the loss in Doha, Brazilian coach Tite abruptly announced his resignation, and 38-year-old Chelsea defender Thiago Silva has said he would no longer represent his nation. Brazilian coach Tite quit shortly afterRead More

Neymar says he is unsure if he will play again with Brazil

[ad_1] Reuters  —  Brazil’s Neymar said on Friday he was unsure if he would play again for the national team after their heartbreaking World Cup quarterfinal defeat to Croatia on penalties. “Honestly, I do not know. I think talking now is bad because of the heat of the moment. Maybe I’m not thinking straight,” anRead More

Neymar Equals Legend Pele’s Record Of 77 Brazil Goals With World Cup Quarter-Finals Strike Against Croatia

[ad_1] Neymar scored a record-equalling goal in the quarter-final against Croatia© AFP Neymar equalled Pele‘s record of 77 Brazil goals after scoring against Croatia in the World Cup quarter-finals on Friday. The forward fired home from close range in extra-time to put Brazil ahead and match Pele’s tally, achieved between 1957 and 1971. Neymar’s strike,Read More

FIFA World Cup 2022, Croatia vs Brazil Quarter-Final Live Updates: Croatia Face The Brazilian Test; Quarter-final Underway

[ad_1] Croatia vs Brazil Quarter-Final Live Score: Focus on Neymar as Brazil face Croatia.© AFP FIFA World Cup 2022 Croatia vs Brazil Quarter-Final Live Updates: Croatia take on Brazil in the first quarter-final of the ongoing FIFA World Cup at the Education City Stadium in Ar-Rayyan on Friday. Croatia, who were beaten in the final ofRead More

Tite defends Brazil World Cup goal celebrations | Football News

[ad_1] DOHA: Brazil coach Tite has hit back at criticism of his players’ dancing goal celebrations in their World Cup win over South Korea, dismissing suggestions they showed a lack of respect. The tournament favourites produced some carnival football as they crushed the Koreans 4-1 on Monday and celebrated their goals with choreographed moves, whileRead More

FIFA World Cup Quarter-Finals: Who Will Whom And Where?

[ad_1] Argentina will face Netherlands in quarter-finals© AFP With Portugal decimating Switzerland 6-1 in the final Round of 16 match, the line-up for the quarter-finals of the tournament is decided. Top teams like Germany and Belgium were already eliminated in the group stage while the Round of 16 saw 2010 champions Spain crashing out afterRead More