Maicon

  • Brazil's Dunga says doors still open for Maicon 11-09-2014 10:11 AM

    Brazil coach Dunga is not ruling out calling up Maicon despite dropping him from the squad because of indiscipline. The veteran defender was released on Sunday after failing to report back to the team's hotel by a time set by the coach. Players were coming off a rest day after...
  • Veteran defender Maicon dropped from Brazil squad 08-09-2014 10:30 AM

    The Brazilian football confederation says veteran right back Maicon has been dropped from the national squad ahead of Tuesday's friendly against Ecuador in the United States. The confederation did not explain why Maicon was dropped, calling it "an internal matter." Local media quoted Gilmar Rinaldi, the confederation official overseeing the...
  • Shakhtar striker Maicon dies in a traffic accident 08-02-2014 05:24 PM

    Donetsk: Shakhtar Donetsk Brazilian striker Maicon Pereira de Oliveira died in a traffic accident early Saturday, the club said. "He was a talented footballer, open and friendly guy. Maicon loved life and knew how to make it positive and bright. Tragic, untimely and absurd death took away a wonderful person...
  • Maicon aims to seal Brazil spot 05-09-2013 03:04 PM

    Brasilia: Right-back Maicon has declared his intention to remain Brazil's first-choice defender until next year's football World Cup. The 32-year-old has been recalled to the national squad after a two-year absence for the Selecao's friendlies against Australia Sunday and Portugal three days later, reports Xinhua. And he is set to...
  • Ramires, Maicon recalled to Brazil squad for freindlies 22-08-2013 02:35 PM

    Rio de Janeiro Chelsea midfielder Ramires and Roma right-back Maicon have been recalled for Brazil's international friendlies against Australia and Portugal next month. Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper Julio Cesar was also named in coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's 22-man squad on Wednesday despite not having played a match since the Confederations...
  • Maicon, Ramires back in Brazil team for friendlies 21-08-2013 10:08 PM

    Sao Paulo: World Cup veteran right back Maicon and Chelsea midfielder Ramires are back in Brazil's squad for the friendlies against Australia and Portugal in September. Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari also picked goalkeeper Julio Cesar even though the player hasn't participated in an official match since the Confederations Cup. Maicon,...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Thursday 18-07-2013 07:11 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Thursday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Manchester United launch 60 million bid for Gareth Bale According to a report in The Daily Mirror, Manchester United are making a massive 60 million pound...
  • Maicon joins AS Roma after one season at Man City 18-07-2013 02:42 PM

    London: Former Brazil international right-back Maicon has left Manchester City for a permanent move to Serie A side AS Roma, the Premier League club confirmed on Thursday. Maicon, 31, who played 66 times for Brazil between 2003 and 2011, joined City from Inter Milan for 3.0 million pounds a year...
  • AS Roma sign Maicon from Manchester City 16-07-2013 11:22 PM

    Boosting their defensive line-up, Seria A club AS Roma on Tuesday announced the signing of Manchester City full-back Douglas Maicon via their twitter page. Maicon returns to the Italian fold after a one-year gap following his exit from Inter Milan to join City last summer. Sky Italia reported on Tuesday...
  • Inter to meet Lazio in Serie A 15-12-2012 09:22 AM

    Milan: After beating Napoli to move into second place in the Serie A last weekend, Inter Milan faces another direct rival in fourth-placed Lazio on Saturday. Inter has impressed against the top teams this season, also beating defending champion and leader Juventus. It's the teams down the table it has...
  • Man City snap up Maicon from Inter Milan 31-08-2012 10:02 PM

    Manchester: Manchester City have completed the signing of Brazil defender Maicon for an undisclosed fee from Italian side Inter Milan. City say on their website Friday that Maicon "will meet Blues manager (Roberto) Mancini and his new teammates when he returns from international duty next week." The 31-year-old Maicon, a...