Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Gerardo Martino feels Argentina need Lionel Messi more at the Copa America than at the Olympics and the Barcelona star concurred.
The former Selecao great sat down with Brasil Global Tour's Raisa Simplicio to discuss the Barcelona star's best position and the Chelsea midfielder's meteoric rise.
Monday, April 25, 2016
The FIFA World Player of the Year faces a few weeks on the sidelines after going down with a non-contact injury with the Houston Dash on Saturday.
Friday, April 22, 2016
The Mexican star says he, the Mexican federation and Bayer Leverkusen are in agreement over the decision.
Saturday, April 16, 2016
With Neymar set to lead the charge for gold, coach Dunga has no shortage of options with a talented generation of youngsters complemented by two more senior players.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Whispers of a potential clash with Lionel Messi emerged after the Real Madrid star's country was drawn with Argentina but neither player will travel to Rio de Janeiro.
The women's national team players are winning the PR battle as they fight for wage equality. They should not mess around with the Rio Games.
Jill Ellis' team will travel to Belo Horizonte and Manaus in the group stage before it hopes to take part in the final at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro.
Brazil's men have received a favorable draw for the Olympic football competition in August, while Mexico will face Germany.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The Americans had a chance to qualify for the Olympics up until late Tuesday night, but the biggest missed opportunity came in the fall.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
The United States U-23 team fell to Colombia on Tuesday — a defeat that means the American men won't be in Brazil this summer.
The United States U-23 side is ready to leave Friday's first leg behind it when the team meets Colombia with Olympic qualification on the line.
Friday, March 25, 2016
The U.S. U-23 national team scored an early goal and then hung on for dear life, weathering a prolonged barrage of attacks to earn a draw in Barranquilla.
Luis Gil scored a valuable away goal as the U.S. earned a 1-1 draw at Colombia in the Olympic qualifying playoff first leg.
Saturday, March 19, 2016
U.S. Under-23 coach Andi Herzog has named a 23-man squad ahead of the Americans' Olympic qualifying playoff against Colombia.
Friday, March 18, 2016
The Club World Cup and Olympic tournament will be used to test the viability of a fourth substitute during extra time.
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Dunga wants Willian as a part of his squad in Rio, but playing in the Games and the Copa America could leave the midfielder in danger of burnout ahead of the new season.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Dunga wants to include the 27-year-old as one of three over-age players for the competition on home soil this August, but he will have to gain permission from Chelsea.
The Barcelona star has declared his desire to represent the Selecao in his home nation this summer in order to win the gold medal that escaped the South Americans four years ago.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Despite a grueling club season for Barcelona, the Selecao captain is keen to represent his country in both the Copa America Centenario and the Rio Olympics.