Brasil Global Tour

Friday, July 11, 2014

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The Germany striker paid tribute to the legendary Brazilian after scoring in Tuesday's World Cup semi-final to eclipse his record and become the tournament's all-time top scorer

Thursday, July 10, 2014

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The Mannschaft assistant coach is optimistic that locals will back his side's attempt to win a fourth World Cup, despite their 7-1 thrashing of the Selecao in the semi-finals

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

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The Selecao captain has called on his nation's supporters to put their World Cup semi-final defeat behind them and support the team ahead of the third place play-off

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The defender insists the Brazil players' careers will not be scarred by the embarrassing 7-1 thumping at the hands of Germany in the World Cup semi-final on Tuesday

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Monday, July 7, 2014

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Ahead of the clash with Germany, the Brazil coach said his side can cope without their finest forward, who is sidelined with a broken vertebra

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The full-back is desperate to win the tournament with his country and wants to show his appreciation to Roma by helping them win the league next season

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The forward was initially ruled out of action for at least a month with a broken vertebra but it was then claimed that he could make a rapid return with the right treatment

Sunday, July 6, 2014

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The Germany midfielder thinks the loss of the Selecao's star man could rally the Selecao ahead of the last-four clash between the giant footballing nations

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The Selecao captain is set to sit out their semi-final against Germany after picking up a costly booking, though the Chelsea star is expected to be fit

Saturday, July 5, 2014

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The forward fractured his vertebra in the 2-1 win over Colombia on Friday, but Jose Luiz Runco says the injury is less serious than some had feared

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The Colombia defender says he had no intention of injuring the Brazil star following his challenge which ended the 22-year-old's World Cup campaign on Friday

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The Brazil forward expressed his sadness after the 22-year-old was ruled out of the tournament through injury, but insists his absence will give his side added motivation

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The Argentina forward expresses his support for his Barcelona teammate after he was ruled out of the World Cup after suffering a fractured vertebra against Colombia

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COMMENT: The Barcelona forward suffered a fractured vertebra in the win over Colombia on Friday and his World Cup is over. Without him, the hopes of the Selecao seem slim

Friday, July 4, 2014

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The Barcelona forward was carried off in pain in the latter stages of his side's win over Colombia and will miss the rest of the tournament