Friday, July 22, 2016
The Brazil captain had some fun while training with the Olympic team on Friday, tricking poor Ulison to net a trio of spot kicks.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
The Barcelona star retains the fabled jersey while Gabriel Jesus took No. 11 and Gabigol will wear No. 9, suggesting all three will lead the line from the get go in Rio.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
The Beijing Guoan and Gremio stars come into the 18-man squad to replace Douglas Costa and Fred.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
The U.S. will not have a men's team at the Olympics, but Goal's Ives Galarcep speculates on what such a squad might have looked like.
The U.S. coach elaborated on her Olympic roster after deciding to bring the midfielder, who hasn't played since tearing her ACL in December, while leaving out Heather O'Reilly.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
The U.S. hopes to become the first team to follow a Women's World Cup title with Olympic gold, but Jill Ellis' roster selection shows a coach also looking toward the future.
U.S. coach Jill Ellis announced her 18-player roster as the Americans look to win a fourth straight gold medal, with Megan Rapinoe making the cut after tearing her ACL in December.
Monday, July 11, 2016
Douglas Costa will not be representing Brazil in the Rio Olympics because of a thigh issue.
Thursday, July 7, 2016
El Tri will travel to Brazil looking to defend their Olympic title with a goalkeeper, a defender and a striker making up the over-23 contingent.
The most capped player on the U.S. squad called into camp ahead of the Summer Olympics knows she still needs to earn her ticket to Rio.
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
With the likes of the Juventus youngster, Kranevitter and Funes Mori ruled out, the two Colchonero youngsters will be key to the Albiceleste's campaign in Brazil.
The Selecao's failure to win Olympic football gold in 12 attempts will serve as inspiration to the Bayern Munich forward in Rio de Janeiro next month.
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
The country's Football Association is beset with crisis and coach Martino has seen many players rule themselves out of the Brazil games, to the annoyance of the COA president.
Thursday, June 30, 2016
The trio were selected as the three overage players for Rio 2016 and the Selecao's new boss is confident their presence will be a great boost to the youngsters.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The likes of Thiago Silva was among those to miss out as Under-20 coach Rogerio Micale revealed the group that will hunt the Selecao's first gold medal.
The Fluminense star joined the Brasil Global Tour in Rio to discuss how Brazil can return to its rightful place at the top of the game and upcoming Olympics.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Despite another final defeat at the Copa America Centenario, Gerardo Martino will lead Argentina in their quest for gold in Brazil.
Monday, June 20, 2016
Christine Sinclair headlines the squad that will compete in Group F at the Summer Olympics.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Dunga's sacking as Brazil coach means Rogerio Micale will take charge of the Under-23 side at Rio 2016, it was confirmed Wednesday.
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
The Barcelona forward has fond memories of playing at the London Games, even though Brazil lost to Mexico in the gold-medal game.