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Mexico stunned Brazil in friendly

The Mexico team with goals from Giovani Dos Santos, at minute 22 and Javier Hernandez ‘chicharito’, a penalty, at 32, won 2-0 to Brazil, who came from ten games without defeat in friendly match today at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

Brazil was surprised by a Mexican who played him in the backlash and who knew how to cancel Neymar with a strong marking.

Mexico stunned Brazil in friendly

Mexico chilled the party; Brazil did not awake of their soccer lethargy and saw how suffered the tenth defeats in their history in the 37 parties that have disputed, with 21 triumphs and seven ties. …continue reading

“Brazil would not win the World Cup if it were now”, highlighted Romario

Romario said that Brazil does not even exceed the World Cup group stage if the competition will take place now.

The retired football player and now congressperson utilized a crude word to describe what he thinks about the Brazilian team, and he indicated that the coach Mano Menezes needs more time for assemble his staff.


“If the World were today, we would be eliminated in the first round”, Romario said in the interview with the newspaper “O Dia” in Rio de Janeiro. “I would go with the same players that have hand, but this is not working. One reason is the lack of time. We must have time to practice”. …continue reading

Mano Menezes complete two years in command of the Brazilian

The 2-1 victory over Bosnia, last Tuesday, with a goal in stoppage time against Salvador, reflects the face of the Brazilian team was in the Mano Menezes. In 21 games so far since taking over the team, Gaucho coach does not know who wins by landslide. None of the 13 victories were by more than three goals difference.

Mano Menezes

If you take into account their last games in charge of Corinthians, before settling with the CBF, Mano is almost two years and a total of 38 games without seeing a landslide victory for his team. The last was on April 7, 2010, with a 5 x 1 team in the Parque Sao Jorge on the Rio Claro, by State. …continue reading