Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar has been ruled out of Brazil’s World Cup qualifier against Uruguay next week in Montevideo. The forward arrived in Brazil with a leg injury and although he was certain to miss Friday’s game against Venezuela in ...

The Brazil national team have confirmed that Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho will not return to fitness until at least after the international break. Coutinho sustained a hamstring injury in last weekend’s 3-1 defeat by arch rivals Real Madrid in El ...

Liverpool’s Firmino says Coutinho still has ‘magical powers’ Philippe Coutinho is aiming to re-establish himself after a difficult few years, but Roberto Firmino still believes in him. Roberto Firmino lavished high praise on Brazil team-mate Philippe Coutinho, claiming he has ...

Liverpool star Roberto Firmino scores twice as Brazil thrash Bolivia 5-0 Roberto Firmino scored twice and Marquinhos and Philippe Coutinho also found the net as Brazil hammered Bolivia 5-0 in their opening World Cup qualifier in Sao Paulo on Friday. ...

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tested positive for the coronavirus Tuesday, shortly after the presidential palace said he had been displaying symptoms associated with the disease. Bolsonaro announced his diagnosis to journalists, saying ...

The death toll from COVID-19 reached half a million people on Sunday, a grim milestone for the global pandemic that seems to be resurgent in some countries even as other regions are still grappling with the first wave. The respiratory ...

Brazil passes 1 million coronavirus cases with no end in sight Brazil passed 1 million coronavirus cases on Friday and approached 50,000 deaths, a new nadir for the world’s second worst-hit country as it struggles with a tense political climate ...

Brazilians critical of their government’s ambiguous response to a surging coronavirus pandemic dug 100 graves and stuck black crosses in the sand of Rio’s Copacabana beach on Thursday in a tribute to the nearly 40,000 people who have died so ...

Brazil overtakes Italy as country with third-highest Coronavirus deaths; Toll tops 34,000 Brazil has overtaken Italy as the country with the third-highest Coronavirus death toll after a daily record of 1,473 fatalities took its total tally to more than 34,000. ...

Brazil registered 965 new coronavirus deaths on Saturday, taking the total number of fatalities to 22,013, the Health Ministry said. The country now has 347,398 confirmed cases, according to the ministry, up 16,508 from Friday, when it surpassed Russia to ...

Brazil’s coronavirus outbreak worsened on Wednesday and the South American nation could soon have the second-highest number of cases in the world as the Health Ministry reported 888 new deaths and nearly 20,000 new infections in a single day. Brazil ...

Brazil’s daily death toll from the new coronavirus jumped to a record 1,179 on Tuesday as President Jair Bolsonaro doubled down on chloroquine as a possible remedy and U.S. leader Donald Trump said he is considering a travel ban from ...