Category: Seleção (Brazil)

5 time World Cup Winners

5 WTF Moments from Brazil vs Germany

Thiago Silva watches Brazil vs Germany

Its been described as the “the biggest shame in history” and it really was. Germany thrashed Brazil 7 goals to 1. Goals from Thomas Muller, Sami Khedira, Miroslav Klose and a brace each from Toni Kroos and Andre Schurrle saw the host knocked out in the most humiliating manner, although Oscar did score a consolation goal …

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Observations from Brazil vs Colombia

Dani Alves, David Luis, James Rodrigues

It was an all South American quarter final with Brazil facing Colombia. The hosts game vs Chile did not impress me at all, I felt Brazil were lucky to be in the quarter finals.But Brazil were a more well put together side within the first 15 minutes against Colombia than they have looked all tournament. …

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Mauricio Pinilla’s crazy tattoo

Mauricio Pinilla Tattoo Chile

Mauricio Pinilla gets a rather curious tattoo of Chile’s moment of heartbreak.

Brazil vs Chile: the Hosts Edge into the Quarters

With a bit of luck Brazil beat Chile on Penalties to progress to the quarter finals, but they were less than convincing.

Brazil vs Croatia: Poor refereeing Mar’s Opening Game

Brazil 3-1 Croatia Goals: Marcelo (og) 11′ Neymar 29′ 71′ Oscar 91′ I could feel the electrifying atmosphere in Sao Paulo, all the way from Johannesburg. The Brazilians walked out arm-to-shoulder as a sign of unity. I’m not Brazilian, but the national anthem gave me goosebumps, to see players singing their national anthem with such …

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World Cup 2014: Team Focus – Brazil

Best: Winners (1958, 1962, 1970, 1994, 2002) Group: A Coach: Luiz Felipe Scolari Brazil enter every single World Cup as favourites. I guess thats expected when you’re the most successful country in the history of the World Cup. Now that they’re also playing on home soil, well that only adds to the expectations. Not that …

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The war against the World Cup and the Olympics

Relating to my earlier post on Paulo Ito’s socially conscious painting, here are some good snippets of the general feeling in Brazil right now:

The Brazil National Team Plane

Neymar and co will be travelling around Brazil in this newly revamped team plane!