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  • I need a hug, says Scolari on Gremio return July 31, 2014

    Sao Paulo: Luiz Felipe Scolari said he needed a hug and some affection as the former Brazil coach returned on Wednesday to his favourite club Gremio after an 18year absence. Scolari has endured three miserable weeks after his Brazil side crashed to an unprecedented 71 defeat by Germany in front...
  • ExBrazil coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo sacked by Gremio June 30, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Former Brazil and Real Madrid coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo has been sacked by Brazilian topflight club Gremio. The 61yearold had been under pressure since the Porto Alegre side was eliminated from the Copa Libertadores by Colombia's Independiente Santa Fe last month, reports Xinhua. "We decided there needed to be a...
  • Shakhtar Donetsk get Brazil's Fernando for five years June 13, 2013

    Gremio and Brazil midfielder Fernando has secured a fiveyear contract for 9.3million with FC Shakhtar Donetsk, said the official website of the Ukranian champions on Thursday. The 21yearold will join fellow Brazilians Alex Texeira, Taison, Douglas Costa and Luiz Adriano at his new club. Following the departure of another Brazilian international,...
  • Arsenal defender Andre Santos wants permanent Gremio deal March 29, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Arsenal defender Andre Santos says he wants to turn his loan spell at Gremio into a permanent move. The 30yearold has been in impressive form since joining the Brazilian topflight football outfit last month on a 12month deal, reports Xinhua. Santos initially expressed a desire to return to...
  • Gremio confirm loan deal for Arsenal defender Santos February 12, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian club Gremio have confirmed the signing of Arsenal defender Andre Santos on a oneyear loan deal. Santos trained with the Porto Alegre outfit on Monday and is expected to play in the side's 2013 Copa Liberatdores opener against Chile's Huachipato at Arena do Gremio Thursday, reports...
  • Arsenal's Andre Santos in Brazil transfer talks February 9, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian football club Gremio has confirmed its interest in signing Arsenal defender Andre Santos for the club's upcoming Copa Libertadores campaign. The club is in a race against time to secure the 29yearold ahead of the February 12 deadline to submit Copa Libertadores team squads, reports Xinhua. "Andre...