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Fluminense rise to 5th in Brazilian Serie A
Rio de Janeiro, May 21 : Four-time Brazilian Serie A champions Fluminense rose to fifth in the standings after a 2-0 victory over Atletico Paranaense.

First baby in 12 years born on remote Brazil island
Brasilia, May 21 : A remote Brazilian island with a ban on childbirth has celebrated the first baby born there in 12 years.

Vasco hold Flamengo despite Vinicius Jr strike
Rio de Janeiro, May 20 : Real Madrid bound-forward Vinicius Junior struck his 10th goal of the 2018 season, but Flamengo could only manage a 1-1 draw with Vasco da Gama in Brazil's Serie A championship.

Brazil is ready to win World Cup, says Cafu
Sao Paulo, May 20 : The Brazilian national team is over its humiliating loss in the 2014 World Cup and pumped to win another title in Russia, retired star Cafu said.

Sterlite Power plans USD 4 bn investment in Brazil by 2022
New Delhi, May 19 : Sterlite Power is planning an investment of USD 4 billion by 2022 in power projects in Brazil where it has won orders last year to build transmission lines, the company said on Saturday.

Flamengo suspends Guerrero's contract after CAS ruling
Rio de Janeiro, May 19 : Flamengo has suspended Paolo Guerrero's contract after the Court of Arbitration for Sport this week extended the Peruvian striker's doping ban to 14 months, sources with the Brazilian football club said.

Copa Libertadores: Corinthians rout Deportivo Lara to enter 2nd ...
Barquisimeto (Venezuela), May 18 : A hat trick by forward Jadson helped Brazilian club Corinthians crush Venezuela's Deportivo Lara 7-2 and advance to the round-of-16 of the Copa Libertadores football tournament here.

Brazil arrests hundreds in massive crackdown on child porn
Brasilia, May 18 : In just one day, the Brazilian authorities went after 579 people on warrants for crimes of child pornography and sexual exploitation of minors.

Flamengo advances to Copa Libertadores knockouts
Rio de Janeiro, May 17 : Brazilian club Flamengo advanced to the knockout stage of the Copa Libertadores, South America's premier club football competition, with a 2-0 victory here over Ecuadorian side Emelec in Group D action.

Boca Juniors beat Alianza Lima
Buenos Aires, May 17 : Argentina's Boca Juniors beat Peru's Alianza Lima 5-0 and secured second place in Group H thanks to the victory of Brazil's Palmeiras over Colombia's Junior in Sao Paulo, which qualified the Argentine team for the round-of-16 in the 2018 Copa Libertadores.

Park Ji-sung expects Brazil to reach World Cup final
Seoul, May 16 : Former Manchester United midfielder Park Ji-sung said on Wednesday that he thinks Brazil will be one of the finalists at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Brazil's Temer calls for World Cup title
Rio de Janeiro, May 15 : Brazil's President Michel Temer has told the country's national football team to win the upcoming FIFA World Cup.

Danilo, Fagner named in Brazil's 23-man World Cup squad
Rio de Janeiro, May 15 : Danilo and Fagner were selected to replace injured right-back Dani Alves as Brazil coach Tite announced his 23-man football squad for the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Costa Rica head to World Cup with veterans of 2014
San Jose, May 15 : The squad to represent Costa Rica in the 2018 World Cup witnessed very few changes from the unit that reached the quarter-finals of the 2014 tournament in Brazil.

Embraer and American Airlines Sign Contract for 15 E175s
SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil: Embraer and American Airlines Inc. signed a firm order for 15 E175 jets with a 76-seat configuration. The contract has a value of USD 705 million, based on current list prices, and will be included in Embraer's 2018 second-quarter backlog. Deliveries will take place in ...

'Alves' replacement Fagner will be fit for World Cup'
Rio de Janeiro, May 13 : Brazil right-back Fagner Conserva Lemos could be a replacement for veteran Dani Alves for the upcoming World Cup in Russia, the Brazilian football confederation CBF said on Sunday.

Don't feel sorry for me, says Dani Alves
Rio de Janeiro, May 13 : Brazil full-back Dani Alves has asked football fans not to pity him after he was ruled out of the World Cup in Russia because of injury.

Neymar to resume ball work in PSG training base
Paris, May 13 : Injured Brazilian star Neymar will resume ball work in the training base on Sunday following satisfactory test result, his club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) has said.

Neymar reveals World Cup injury fear
Rio de Janeiro, May 12 : Injured Brazil forward Neymar has revealed that he will need to overcome a psychological barrier as he bids to return to full fitness ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Brazil to decide Dani Alves' World Cup availability by weekend
Rio de Janeiro, May 11 : A decision on whether injured defender Dani Alves will be fit for the World Cup in Russia is likely to be made by the weekend, Brazil national football team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar has said.

Examination eases Dani Alves World Cup injury fears
Rio de Janeiro, May 10 : Brazil were given good news ahead of the World Cup in Russia when examinations showed that veteran right back Dani Alves will not require knee surgery.

Ronaldinho to play exhibition match in Peru
Lima, May 9 : Retired Brazilian football great Ronaldinho will play in an exhibition match between Peruvian clubs Alianza Lima and Sport Boys del Callao next month, the organisers said.

Embraer and ANSYS Accelerate Time to Market for Next-Generation ...
PITTSBURGH: With ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) software onboard, Embraer's latest commercial jet made history as the only aircraft to receive on-time certification simultaneously by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Brazilian Civil Aviation Agency (Agencia ...

PSG star Neymar to attend French Cup final
Paris, May 8 : Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian superstar Neymar, who returned to the French capital to continue his recovery from a leg injury, will attend the team's French Cup final clash against third-tier Les Herbiers on Tuesday, PSG coach Unai Emery announced on Monday.

Peru football captain Guerrero returns from doping ban
Rio de Janeiro, May 7 : Peru football team captain Paolo Guerrero returned from a six-month doping ban on Sunday as Flamengo defeated Internacional 2-0 in Brazil's Serie A championship.

Neymar resumes recovery in Paris with eye on World Cup
Paris, May 6 : Brazilian superstar forward Neymar Jr resumed rehabilitation work at Paris Saint-Germain's training facilities and could play for the Ligue 1 side in its last match of the season on May 19, less than a month before Brazil's first contest at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Vasco rise to second with 4-1 rout of America Mineiro
Rio de Janeiro, May 6 : Vasco da Gama struck four second-half goals to beat America Mineiro 4-1 and rise to second in Brazil's Serie A standings.

Palmeiras beat Alianza Lima in Copa Libertadore tie
Lima, May 4 : Brazilian club Palmeiras eliminated Peruvian outfit Alianza Lima from its way to the round of 16 with a 3-1 win which cemented their leadership of Group H in the Copa Libertadores football tournament with 13 points.

Neymar returning to Paris to finalize recovery
Rio de Janeiro, May 3 : Brazilian star footballer Neymar will travel to Paris on Friday to complete the final stage of his recovery from foot surgery, according to media reports.

Rafinha future depends on Inter Milan
Rio de Janeiro, May 3 : Brazilian midfielder Rafinha is happy at Internazionale which could turn his loan spell with the Italian football club into a permanent move, the player's father said.