BRAZILIAN LEAGUE

  • 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...
  • Neymar to stay with Santos until 2014 World Cup November 10, 2011

    Sao Paulo: Neymar has agreed to a new contract with Santos that ties him to the Brazilian club until the South American country hosts the 2014 World Cup. Despite widespread rumours of a move to Real Madrid or Barcelona, Neymar said on Wednesday he made the decision to stay with Santos...