Police were forced to fire rubber bullets to disperse angry fans as protests turned violent at the headquarters of Rio de Janeiro giants Flamengo on Friday.
Flamengo have settled a five million US-dollar debt with former FIFA World Player of the Year winner Ronaldinho, according to the Brazilian club’s latest financial statement.
Brazilian court has ordered the Rio 2016 organizing committee to undertake repair work at the iconic Maracana stadium.
Rio de Janeiro giants Flamengo have settled a 1.8 million US dollar debt with Brazil great Romario
Neymar converted the decisive spot-kick as Brazil ended their long wait for Olympic football glory with a dramatic penalty shootout victory over their 2014 World Cup tormentors Germany here on Saturday.
Women’s football team of Germany earned its first Olympic gold here on Friday, after seeing Sweden off 2-1 in the final at the Rio Games.
There is a growing misconception surrounding the threat of Zika virus and travellers to Rio Olympics should take precautions as any other tropical country.
The Brazilians know what they are up against, according to the reports, since five of the 22 team members currently play for Chinese clubs
Renato has made 14 appearances for Beijing Guoan since joining the Chinese Super League club from Corinthians in January.
Argentina’s national football team coach, Gerardo Martino, will continue tenure and lead the U-23 team through the Rio Olympics 2016.