Posts Tagged ‘Brazil’

Lazaro Helps Lead Brazil to Under 17 World Cup Title Over Mexico

Lazaro Helps Lead Brazil to Under 17 World Cup Title Over Mexico

Lazaro has lead his team to a major victory… The Brazilian soccer player scored a second-half injury time goal to give Brazil a 2-1 comeback victory over Mexico in the Under-17 World Cup final on Sunday in Brasilia. Mexico had taken the lead...

Nov 18, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Gabriel Jesus Leads Brazil to Copa America Title

Gabriel Jesus Leads Brazil to Copa America Title

Gabriel Jesus is being hailed a hero in his home country… The 22-year-old Brazilian professional footballer, a forward for Premier League club Manchester City and the Brazil national team, scored and assisted on goals before being sent...

Jul 8, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Gabriel Jesus & Roberto Firmino Lead Brazil Into the Copa America Finals

Gabriel Jesus & Roberto Firmino Lead Brazil Into the Copa America Finals

Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino are hometown heroes… The Brazilian soccer players scored the two goals that helped lead Brazil to a 2-0 victory against old rival Argentina in the Copa America semifinals. Both sides tried to impose...

Jul 3, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Caetano Veloso Pens New York Times Op-Ed on the Possible Breakdown of Democracy in Brazil

Caetano Veloso Pens New York Times Op-Ed on the Possible Breakdown of Democracy in Brazil

Caetano Veloso is speaking out about the political turmoil in his beloved Brazil… The 76-year-old Brazilian musician and political activist has published an op-ed in the New York Times about the possible breakdown of democracy his home country...

Oct 26, 18 • PoliticsNo Comments »
Gutiérrez to Direct the Next Installment of

Gutiérrez to Direct the Next Installment of “The Ring”

F. Javier Gutiérrez is preparing to bring a popular horror film franchise back to life. Paramount Pictures has hired the Spanish filmmaker, one of the most awarded and lauded fantasy genre filmmakers his native country, to direct the third...

Jul 18, 14 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Romero Saves Two Penalty Kicks to Help Argentina Reach the FIFA World Cup Final

Romero Saves Two Penalty Kicks to Help Argentina Reach the FIFA World Cup Final

Sergio Romero is the man of the moment… The 27-year-old Argentine footballer has earned a hero’s welcome in his native country after his impressive performance in the penalty shootout after Argentina and the Netherlands were tied 0-0 at the end...

Jul 10, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »
César Stops Two Penalty Shootout Kicks to Help Brazil Defeat Chile

César Stops Two Penalty Shootout Kicks to Help Brazil Defeat Chile

Júlio César is being heralded as Brazil’s saving grace… The 34-year-old Brazilian footballer, the national team’s goalkeeper, emerged as Brazil’s hero on Saturday after Brazil squeaked past Chile 3-2 in a penalty shootout to advance to...

Jun 29, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »
Messi Scores Two Goals Against Nigeria to Tie Neymar at the World Cup

Messi Scores Two Goals Against Nigeria to Tie Neymar at the World Cup

Lionel Messi is proving his critics wrong at this year’s FIFA World Cup… The 37-year-old Argentine soccer star – his country’s team captain – has lit up the World Cup stage with four goals in his first three games, matching Brazil’s...

Jun 26, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Scolari Returning as Coach of Brazil's National Soccer Team...

Scolari Returning as Coach of Brazil’s National Soccer Team…

Luiz Felipe Scolari is officially back at the helm in Brazil… The Brazilian Soccer Confederation has announced that the 64-year-old World Cup-winning Brazilian football manager, known as Felipão in Brazil, will return as coach of the national...

Nov 30, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
A Ballon d'Or Threepeat for Messi?

A Ballon d’Or Threepeat for Messi?

He’s the reigning Ballon d’Or winner, having won the coveted trophy two years in a row… And now Lionel Messi is on the verge of a threepeat! But the 24-year-old Argentine soccer superstar will have to beat out his fellow Futbol Club...

Dec 6, 11 • DeportesNo Comments »