VASCO DA GAMA

  • Brazilian treasury blocks Dede transfer April 20, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazil international defender Dede has had his $7 million move from Vasco da Gama to Cruzeiro blocked by the country's treasury department. Rio de Janeiro's football federation (FERJ) confirmed in a statement on Friday that the transfer had been suspended due to Vasco's $25 million tax debt,...
  • Paulo Autuori named coach of Brazilian club Vasco da Gama March 23, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Former Qatar manager Paulo Autuori has been appointed coach of Brazilian football club Vasco da Gama. The 56yearold agreed to join the Rio de Janeiro outfit on Friday after the sacking of former coach Gaucho Wednesday, Vasco confirmed on its official website. Autuori's coaching CV includes two Copa...
  • 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...
  • Video: Urumi gets international accolades May 25, 2012

    Urumi ('Pathinaindham Nootrandu Uraivaal') is an upcoming historical epic film made in Malayalam, Tamil and English. (Urumi means the weapon Surul Pattai in Tamil.) Though the film is seen as a Malayalam film its large canvas makes it a world film. The English version of the film has been titled 'Vasco...
  • Urumi: history from the vanquished's eyes April 2, 2011

    Thiruvananthapuram: Touted as the first global film from Kerala, recently released 'Urumi' is an attempt to read history from the side of the vanquished, its director Santosh Sivan said. "Generally, history is written from the perspective of the conqueror. But, 'Urumi' is an attempt to read history from the side of...