Brazil and Argentina game abandoned five minutes of play

Brazil and Argentina’s World Cup qualifier was abandoned just minutes after kick-off on Sunday. This came after health officials from Brazil objected to the participation of three Argentine players they believe broke quarantine rules. The visitors walked off the pitch at the Corinthians Arena after the officials came out to stop the game. The dramatic intervention came hours after Brazil’s…

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Brazil to face Mexico in Olympics semis

Brazil moved within two wins of back-to-back Olympic golds by beating Egypt 1-0 at Tokyo 2020. A first-half strike from Matheus Cunha put Brazil through to the semi-finals. At semis, they will face Mexico on Tuesday. Japan will meet Spain in the other last-four match. The hosts beat New Zealand 4-2 on penalties after a 0-0 draw. Meanwhile, Spain came from the brink of elimination…

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Brazil confirms Copa América participation

Brazil national team have confirmed that they will play in the Copa America. This has ended the rumors that it would boycott the tournament, which is being organised on its home soil. Over the last few days, the Brazil national team has voiced its opinion against participating in the Copa América.  Brazil’s players were reportedly unhappy over the 11th-hour decision…

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Onyango and Sundowns thrash CR Belouizdad

Denis Onyango and his Mamelodi Sundowns cruised past 10-man CR Belouizdad 5-1 in their Group B Total CAF Champions League tie. Themba ‘Mshishi’ Zwane scored a brace as Onyango and Mamelodi Sundowns cruised past CR Belouizdad. The two sides clashed at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, on Sunday. The Algerian champions had to play most of the…

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