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#Brazil

# brazil - Today’s News

Brazil boss refusing to panic after woeful Panama draw

Tite is not too concerned by the disappointing performance.

# brazil - Thursday 14 March, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school Sao Paulo

Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school

The victims included five teenagers who attended the secondary school.

# brazil - Thursday 7 March, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'My grand-daughter saw this': Brazilian president criticised for tweeting video of man urinating at carnival Jair Bolsonaro

'My grand-daughter saw this': Brazilian president criticised for tweeting video of man urinating at carnival

The 40-second clip was reportedly filmed at the country’s famous Carnival festival.

# brazil - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'I rang Brian to tell him I was going to retire... it took him nearly ten days to get back to me'

Jason McAteer looks forward to being reunited with Mick McCarthy at the Seán Cox Fundraiser in April.

# brazil - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

I'm glad he saved my header: Pele still in disbelief at Banks' Save of the Century

‘Even now when I watch it l, I can’t believe it,’ said the Brazilian great of Banks’ save against him at the 1970 World Cup.

# brazil - Saturday 9 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Ten teenagers, aged from 14 to 17, named as victims of Rio football club fire Flamengo

Ten teenagers, aged from 14 to 17, named as victims of Rio football club fire

“These boys suffer so much in pursuing their dreams” of becoming professional players, club fan Caros Eduardo Araujo said.

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback Comeback This post contains videos

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback

Having not stepped foot in the octagon since 2017, the Brazilian was overcome with emotion in Melbourne on Saturday.

# brazil - Monday 4 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Brazil dam disaster death toll rises to 134, with 199 still missing Brazil

Brazil dam disaster death toll rises to 134, with 199 still missing

Those listed as missing are presumed dead, but not yet located under the layers of muddy mining waste.

'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil

The Irishman knocked out the featherweight kingpin in 2015, ending his 10-year unbeaten run.

# brazil - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Jose Aldo bags $50,000 Performance of the Night prize with second-round TKO

The 32-year-old overcame Renato Moicano at UFC Fortaleza on Saturday night in front of a home crowd.

# brazil - Saturday 26 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Eleven dead and nearly 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster Dam Disaster

Eleven dead and nearly 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster

A total of 176 survivors have been rescued so far, 23 of whom were hospitalized.

# brazil - Friday 25 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 200 people missing, homes destroyed after Brazil dam collapses Brumaldinho

200 people missing, homes destroyed after Brazil dam collapses

Television images showed helicopters being used to rescue people stuck in mud and a wide swath of destruction.

# brazil - Monday 7 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Man tries to rob female UFC star in Rio - immediately regrets decision Polyana Viana

Man tries to rob female UFC star in Rio - immediately regrets decision

The attempted crime happened late on Saturday.

# brazil - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Messi is close to Maradona but can't be compared to Pele, says Brazil legend Zico

Pele had all the attributes that a footballer needs, according to the 1970s and 80s Brazil star.

# brazil - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'Trump of the Tropics': Jair Bolsonaro praised as he is sworn in as Brazil's new president Jair Bolsonaro

'Trump of the Tropics': Jair Bolsonaro praised as he is sworn in as Brazil's new president

“The USA is with you!” Trump tweeted out today in response to Bolsonaro’s inauguration speech.

# brazil - Friday 7 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Hostages among 12 dead in foiled Brazil bank robberies Milagres

Hostages among 12 dead in foiled Brazil bank robberies

Five of the dead hostages were members of the same family and included two children.

# brazil - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Pele on Neymar: 'The God of football gave you the gift. What you do complicates it'

The PSG star was criticised for perceived theatrics at the World Cup and the Brazilian legend thinks he should focus on using his ability more

# brazil - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie This remote Brazilian school has been named the world's best new building Children Village

This remote Brazilian school has been named the world's best new building

This year’s Royal Institute of British Architects prize goes to Children Village in Brazil.

# brazil - Saturday 3 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'The vote was built on hate': Brazilians in Ireland react to election of far-right president Bolsonaro Jair Bolsonaro

'The vote was built on hate': Brazilians in Ireland react to election of far-right president Bolsonaro

The far-right politician has previously said he is “very proud” to be homophobic.

# brazil - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Tropical Trump': Who is Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro? Far-right

'Tropical Trump': Who is Brazil's new President Jair Bolsonaro?

Bolsonaro garnered just over 55% in Sunday’s election.

# brazil - Friday 19 October, 2018

Russian futsal player scores sensational own goal in Youth Olympics final Net-burster This post contains videos

Russian futsal player scores sensational own goal in Youth Olympics final

Danil Karpuik saw his side lose 4-1 to Brazil after the error handed them an opener.

# brazil - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Miranda heads 93rd-minute winner as Brazil defeat Argentina in sapping Saudi Arabia heat

Brazil edged past Argentina in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday thanks to Miranda’s dramatic late winner.

# brazil - Sunday 14 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Polarising presidential candidates seek broader appeal ahead of Brazil's run-off election Bolsonaro V Haddad

Polarising presidential candidates seek broader appeal ahead of Brazil's run-off election

The two remaining candidates launched rejigged campaigns this week.

# brazil - Monday 8 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Far-right candidate Bolsonaro wins Brazil vote but not outright victory First Round

Far-right candidate Bolsonaro wins Brazil vote but not outright victory

The former paratrooper was stabbed while campaigning in September.

# brazil - Sunday 7 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Brazil is choosing a new president ... Here's what you need to know Explainer

Brazil is choosing a new president ... Here's what you need to know

Voting today was to start at 8am (11am Irish time). Initial results are expected late this evening.

# brazil - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Nine fatally shot by police in escape from Brazilian jail Jail Break

Nine fatally shot by police in escape from Brazilian jail

19 others remain on the run from the Barra de Grota prison.

# brazil - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'I was ready to give up football' - Richarlison recalls incredible journey to Brazil first team

The forward almost gave up on the game but he is now celebrating a brilliant introduction with Brazil.

'There's no way I'm going to stand for a situation like this' - Neymar claims 'lack of respect' after yellow card

The Brazil captain felt he was harshly booked during his side’s rout of El Salvador in Washington

# brazil - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her' Human Rights Defenders

'I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her'

Jim Loughran shares some of his experiences visiting human rights defenders in some of the most dangerous places for them on the planet.

# brazil - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA Brazil This post contains videos

Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA

PSG star Neymar scored on his first outing as national team captain on Friday night.

# brazil - Friday 7 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Brazil's presidential frontrunner stabbed at campaign rally Jair Bolsonaro

Brazil's presidential frontrunner stabbed at campaign rally

The popular right-wing candidate suffered multiple wounds in the attack.

# brazil - Monday 3 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum National Museum Of Brazil

Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum

Around 500 protesters formed a human chain around the museum’s still-smoldering remains.

From TheJournal.ie 'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio Incalcuable

'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio

The fire “spread very quickly”, officials said.

# brazil - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Everton star Richarlison earns first Brazil call-up

Richarlison is set to serve a three-match ban for Everton but he has been boosted by international recognition.

# brazil - Thursday 2 August, 2018

'I am not happy about this situation' - Chelsea boss Sarri says Willian's late return is 'strange' Frustrated This post contains videos

'I am not happy about this situation' - Chelsea boss Sarri says Willian's late return is 'strange'

After their friendly defeat to Arsenal in Dublin, Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri revealed his frustration at the Brazilian star’s delayed return.

# brazil - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Film about 'the greatest footballer never to play football' hits cinemas this week Conman This post contains videos

Film about 'the greatest footballer never to play football' hits cinemas this week

A new documentary tells the barely-believable story of Brazilian Carlos Kaiser.

From TheJournal.ie Venezuela heading towards 1,000,000% inflation, according to IMF Economic Crisis

Venezuela heading towards 1,000,000% inflation, according to IMF

The South American nation is in the midst of a five-year economic crisis.

# brazil - Saturday 21 July, 2018

'Do you think I want to suffer tackles? It hurts' - Neymar defends much-maligned theatrics

The forward has faced criticism for going to ground too easily, but claims to be the subject of rough treatment.

# brazil - Friday 20 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian police arrest 'celebrity' surgeon after patient's death Rio De Janeiro

Brazilian police arrest 'celebrity' surgeon after patient's death

Denis Cesar Barros Furtado went on the run when one of his female patients died after he gave her injections to enlarge her buttocks.

'I want to see these people in Neymar's place... Criticising is a weapon of the weak'

Neymar was a regularly criticised during the World Cup, but Dani Alves feels he was unfairly treated.

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