Julio Cesar

  • Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar joins Benfica August 20, 2014

    Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar has joined Benfica where he will attempt to revive his career after an unhappy last season and a disappointing World Cup. The Portuguese champions, who recently sold firstchoice goalkeeper Jan Oblak to Atletico Madrid, confirmed on their website that the 34yearold had signed a twoyear contract. Julio...
  • Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar returns to QPR July 26, 2014

    Toronto: Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar has been recalled to newly promoted Queens Park Rangers after his loan to Toronto FC in Major League Soccer. The 34yearold Cesar joined Toronto in February after playing sparingly under Harry Redknapp at QPR. His return to the Premier League was announced on Friday. Cesar conceded nine...
  • World Cup 2014: German rout is 'inexplicable', says Brazil's Julio Cesar July 9, 2014

    Belo Horizonte: Brazil's astonishing 71 loss to Germany in the World Cup semifinal was not just unexpected but "inexplicable," Brazilian goalkeeper Julio Cesar said on Tuesday. "After the first (Germany) goal we just had a blackout, nobody expected it," he said. The Germans ran roughshod over the host nation, scoring five...
  • World Cup 2014: Win over Chile compensates 2010 elimination, says Cesar June 29, 2014

    Belo Horizonte: Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar expressed happiness over his side's qualification into the quarterfinals of the World Cup by defeating Chile in a penalty shootout in the Round of 16. Cesar said the win compensated the elimination from the 2010 edition in South Africa. The goalkeeper's mistakes were one of...
  • World Cup 2014: Julio Cesar repays Scolari's faith June 29, 2014

    Neymar fell to his knees and prayed, David Luiz raced towards coach Luiz Felipe Scolari on the touchline and hero of the day goalkeeper Julio Cesar wept. The aftermath of Brazil's dramatic 32 penalty shootout victory over Chile on Saturday drew an avalanche of contrasting emotions from the Selecao's players. But...
  • World Cup 2014: Brazil eyeing top spot in Group A, says Julio Cesar June 21, 2014

    Brasilia: Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar said that his team only thinks about achieving victory against Cameroon Monday and snatching first place in Group A of the FIFA World Cup. Cesar said the 'Selecao' will play the game without thinking about who they will meet in the last 16 round, adding that...
  • I'm more prepared for this World Cup: Julio Cesar May 28, 2014

    Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar said he starts the World Cup at home a lot more prepared than he was four years ago, when his mistake played a part in the team's elimination in South Africa. He conceded that he took things for granted before the 2010 tournament, when he arrived considered...
  • Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar backs official World Cup ball May 28, 2014

    Brazil's goalkeeper Julio Cesar has backed the official World Cup football, playing down possible worries over the performance of the adidasmade Brazuca. "The ball is a good one, we had contact with it today," the former Inter Milan and Queens Park Rangers player said of the Brazuca, which is a playfully...
  • Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar could return to Brazil in January November 10, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar has said he will be looking for a new club in January when the transfer window opens again. The QPR stopper has been unable to cement a regular place in the London club's starting lineup this season and needs playing time before the World...
  • Scolari confirms Julio Cesar as Brazil's World Cup keeper May 21, 2014

    Sao Paulo: Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari confirmed goalkeeper Julio Cesar will definitely be going to the World Cup next year but said there are still four or five places up for grabs in his 23-man squad. Speaking after Brazil beat Portugal 3-1 in a friendly international in Boston, Scolari...
  • Arsenal targeting Brazilian goalkeeper Cesar July 25, 2013

    English Premier League club Arsenal have shown keen interest in signing Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper Julio Cesar. After Gunners failed to sign in the almost certain Gonzalo Higuain who signed up with Napoli, Arsene Wenger is likely to use his funding on the Brazilian footballer, reports Sportsvibe. A Cesar move has...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Sunday July 14, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Sunday's roundup of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Jose Mourinho wants Drogba back at Chelsea According to a report in The Daily Mirror, former Chelsea star Didier Drogba visited Chelsea's Cobham training ground last Monday and...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Tuesday July 9, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Tuesday's roundup of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Liverpooltarget Henrikh Mkhitaryan joins Borussia Dortmund Borussia Dortmund completed the signing of Armenia midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Shakhtar Donetsk in a club record deal on Tuesday. Read more Former...
  • QPR's Harry Redknapp confirms Julio Cesar exit June 30, 2013

    London: QPR manager Harry Redknapp has confirmed Julio Cesar will leave the club this summer, with Arsenal believed to be the frontrunners for the goalkeeper's signature, according to espnfc.com. Cesar, 33, always looked likely to seek an exit from Loftus Road after QPR were relegated to the Championship and the Brazil...
  • Arsenal set to sign Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar June 29, 2013

    Arsenal are on the verge of signing Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar who plays for the Queens Park Rangers in the English Premier League even as the Gunners ready themselves to part ways with Vito Mannone who is Sunderlandbound, the Daily Mail has reported. The report claims that Cesar will complete the...
  • Harry Redknapp disgusted by QPR Cup humiliation January 27, 2013

    London: Harry Redknapp was "disgusted" after his Queens Park Rangers side were humbled 42 at home by third tier MK Dons in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Saturday. Redknapp made nine changes to the side that drew 11 with West Ham United in the Premier League last weekend,...
  • Ronaldinho returns to Brazil squad after a year January 23, 2013

    Rio De Janeiro: Mercurial forward Ronaldinho was given another chance by Brazil as Luiz Felipe Scolari named his first squad since returning for a second stint as coach on Tuesday. Scolari, who led Brazil to their fifth world title in 2002 and was called back in November to lead their...
  • QPR to sign Brazilian keeper Cesar from Inter August 30, 2012

    London: Queens Park Rangers agreed terms to sign Brazilian international goalkeeper Julio Cesar from Inter Milan on Wednesday. The four-year deal will keep him at Loftus Road until 2016. The transfer is subject to him receiving international clearance and obtaining a visa. The 32-year-old's recruitment was another coup for the West...