Brazil will miss Dani Alves at World Cup given importance of right-back role

After humiliation on home soil for Brazil in 2014, Ian Darke and ESPN's expert panel feel redemption could be in the cards for Neymar and company. Statistics don't win football matches, per se, but they do tell you a lot…

Brazil star Neymar ‘scared’ about injury setback ahead of World Cup

Brazil's doctor Rodrigo Lasmar says the PSG superstar Neymar will start training with a ball next week and could make his return from injury in a friendly against Croatia on June 3.  Neymar says that he is "scared" and "nervous" as…

Brazil lucky to have Gabriel Jesus-Roberto Firmino selection dilemma – Pep Guardiola

After humiliation on home soil for Brazil in 2014, Ian Darke and ESPN's expert panel feel redemption could be in the cards for Neymar and company. The ESPN FC panel are joined by Raf Honigstein to dissect Brazil's chances of…

Brazil’s 2018 World Cup squad call-up sparks unbridled joy in Fagner household

With the tournament just one month away, Brazil announced their 23-man World Cup squad on Monday. Sadly, an untimely injury means that Dani Alves will miss out of representing his country at a third World Cup, thus opening up a…