After missing out on last night's Champions' League final, Barcelona are confident of starting next season with the Brazilian forward Neymar installed alongside the World Player of the Year, Lionel Messi.
Luiz Felipe Scolari's side were playing their first friendly at a 2014 World Cup stadium
Rooney is a phantom of the player he was in his early twenties
Gun carrying police became involved in ugly clashes in Brazil
Minute-by-minute text commentary of England's friendly match against Brazil.
From Pele's triumph in 1970 to Socrates' despair in 1982, no other nation comes close to matching Brazil's unbridled passion
Former Barcelona player has returned to the squad
England play the South Americans on Wednesday
Ronaldinho's chances of continuing to play football in Brazil have diminished significantly following his high-profile departure from popular club Flamengo.
A case of evolution rather than revolution as EA look to enhance the FIFA franchise once again.
Move comes after footage is leaked of Rovers manager questioning his predecessor's abilities
Battling 2-1 victory over Bosnia shows signs of coach's plan to reverse 20 years of negative tactics
Proposed Tevez deal shows how their leading clubs now have the cash and sponsors to compete with Europe
Following the takeover of Blackburn by the Venky's group, there's been a lot of talk of big-name signings arriving at Ewood Park.
A brace of inspired performances from Ronaldinho has given fans of Flamengo every right to celebrate.
Ronaldinho and Robinho have been left out of the Brazil squad for the international friendly with Scotland later this month.