Botafogo

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

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's top-flight football club Botafogo have denied that their star midfielder Clarence Seedorf could return to Italian outfit AC Milan next season as coach. The 37-year-old is reportedly top on Milan president Silvio Berlusconi's list to replace under-pressure 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 18-year-old central defender should move to Turin in a matter of days, reports Xinhua. "The deal is well advanced. All should be...