BOTAFOGO

  • Botafogo deny Clarence Seedorf link to AC Milan job April 28, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's topflight football club Botafogo have denied that their star midfielder Clarence Seedorf could return to Italian outfit AC Milan next season as coach. The 37yearold is reportedly top on Milan president Silvio Berlusconi's list to replace underpressure Massimiliano Allegri next season, reports Xinhua. "If he is able to...
  • Clarence Seedorf leads Botafogo to Guanabara Cup March 11, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: A Clarence Seedorf-inspired Botafogo overcame Vasco da Gama 1-0 to clinch the Guanabara Cup at Rio's Engenhao stadium. The former Dutch international started the move Sunday that led to Lucas' low 79th-minute strike with a defence-splitting backheel that was crossed goalward by Julio Cesar. The title is Seedorf's...
  • Juventus close to signing Brazilian defender Doria December 25, 2012

    Italian giants Juventus are close to signing defender Doria from Brazilian football club Botafogo in a $10 million deal. With the European transfer window due to open Jan 1, the 18yearold central defender should move to Turin in a matter of days, reports Xinhua. "The deal is well advanced. All should be...