LUIS FELIPE SCOLARI

  • World Cup 2014: Brazil sack Felipe Scolari as coach July 14, 2014

    Sao Paulo: Brazilian media say the local football confederation has decided to drop Luiz Felipe Scolari as Brazil head coach. Globo TV and other news outlets said early on Monday that Scolari will not remain as coach after the national team's failure to win the World Cup at home. Scolari said on...
  • World Cup 2014: Brazil would benefit from foreign coach, says Alves July 13, 2014

    Brasilia: Barcelona star Daniel Alves says there is "no demerit" in replacing Luiz Felipe Scolari with a foreign coach following Brazil's humiliating World Cup exit. Four days after their recordbreaking 17 semifinal defeat to Germany, Brazil lost 03 to the Netherlands in the battle for third place in Brasilia, Saturday night,...
  • World Cup 2014: Scolari shouldn't take all the blame for 17 nightmare, says Silva July 12, 2014

    Brasilia: Brazil captain Thiago Silva insists that it is unfair to ask Luiz Felipe Scolari to take full responsibility for the humiliating 17 loss to Germany in the FIFA World Cup semifinals. Scolari has been widely criticised after Brazil suffered their worstever defeat at the hands of Joachim Low's side, reports...
  • World Cup 2014: Scolari should keep his job says CBF official July 12, 2014

    Sao Paulo: Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari should carry on because of his good work in the job even though the hosts were humiliated by Germany in the World Cup semifinals, a Brazilian federation official said on Friday. "To me, he stays," the presidentelect of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) Marco...
  • World Cup 2014: Tite favourite to replace Scolari as Brazil coach July 10, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: Former Corinthians manager Tite has emerged as the favourite to succeed Luiz Felipe Scolari as coach of Brazil after the World Cup. Scolari is widely tipped to step down following Brazil's clash with the Netherlands for third place in Brasilia Saturday, reported Xinhua. Other candidates mooted for the role...
  • It's either Kaka or Ronaldinho for Brazil, insists Scolari April 23, 2013

    Sao Paulo: Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari will likely choose between Ronaldinho and Kaka for his squad at the Confederations Cup in June. The coach said in an interview with Folha de S. Paulo newspaper published Monday that he almost certainly won't pick both players when Brazil host the World...
  • Scolari blames Ballack, Drogba and Cech for his sacking June 30, 2009

    New Delhi: Former Chelsea manager Luis Felipe Scolari has stated that Michael Ballack, Didier Drogba and Petr Cech were the main reasons he was sacked last season. The Brazilian coach spent eight months at Stamford Bridge before being sacked by owner Roman Abramovich, and he has stated that the Blues players...