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From TheJournal.ie Record number of Amazon wildfires lit on purpose, claims president of Brazil Amazon Rainforest

Record number of Amazon wildfires lit on purpose, claims president of Brazil

Nearly 73,000 forest fires have been reported in the country so far this year.

From The42 Brazilian striker set to become first player without Chinese ancestry to represent the country Landmark Move

Brazilian striker set to become first player without Chinese ancestry to represent the country

Elkeson will use the name will the Chinese name ‘Aikesen’ while lining out for Marcello Lippi’s side.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman shot dead by police after holding bus passengers hostage in Rio Brazil

Gunman shot dead by police after holding bus passengers hostage in Rio

The man boarded a bus in Rio de Janeiro earlier today.

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian judge dismisses rape case against Neymar Sao Paulo

Brazilian judge dismisses rape case against Neymar

Neymar had denied the allegations.

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian prisoner who tried to escape disguised as daughter found dead in his cell Clauvino Da Silva

Brazilian prisoner who tried to escape disguised as daughter found dead in his cell

Clauvino da Silva tried to walk out the front door of a Rio de Janeiro jail at the weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape bid Grounded

Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape bid

His plan was apparently to leave his 19-year-old daughter inside the jail.

From The42 Guardiola and Klopp lead nominees for Fifa coach awards Top Bosses

Guardiola and Klopp lead nominees for Fifa coach awards

Jill Ellis and Phil Neville are among the contenders for the Women’s accolade.

From TheJournal.ie Brazil police end Neymar rape investigation over lack of evidence Sao Paolo

Brazil police end Neymar rape investigation over lack of evidence

A final ruling on the case will be made by a judge.

From TheJournal.ie 57 inmates killed in Brazilian prison riot ALTAMIRA

57 inmates killed in Brazilian prison riot

Improvised knives appear to have been used in the turf war between rival prison gangs.

From TheJournal.ie Brazilian miners reportedly murder Amazonian tribal leader during land invasion Amapa

Brazilian miners reportedly murder Amazonian tribal leader during land invasion

Police have been deployed to the area following the killing last week.

From TheJournal.ie Rare footage shows uncontacted Amazon tribe who activists say are threatened by loggers Awa Tribe This post contains videos

Rare footage shows uncontacted Amazon tribe who activists say are threatened by loggers

Since taking office, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has been accused of harming the Amazon rainforest.

From The42 'I'm no superhero nor a perfect role model' - Neymar admits to mistakes at PSG Hands Up

'I'm no superhero nor a perfect role model' - Neymar admits to mistakes at PSG

The Brazil international has spent almost two years with the French club but there are ongoing rumours of unhappiness.

From The42 'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms Not Having It

'We knew the losing team would look for someone to blame' - Copa America ref hits back at Messi criticisms

Ecuadoran official Roddy Zambrano was thrust into the spotlight after last week’s semi-final between Argentina and Brazil.

From The42 Arsenal confirm appointment of Edu as new technical director With Further Edu

Arsenal confirm appointment of Edu as new technical director

The club’s former midfielder has left the Brazilian FA to take up the role.

From The42 'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva Claim

'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva

The Brazilian believes the Barcelona man has previously profited from poor calls at club level.

From The42 'I need to grow up' - Jesus apologises for reaction to Copa America final red card Dismissal This post contains videos

'I need to grow up' - Jesus apologises for reaction to Copa America final red card

The Brazil forward lashed out at the VAR cabin, before being pictured in tears in the tunnel.

From The42 Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists Selecao

Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists

Tite was unhappy with the Barcelona playmaker after his ‘corruption’ comments.

From The42 Marking Messi with diarrhoea 'very complicated', says Brazil defender Marquinhos Copa America

Marking Messi with diarrhoea 'very complicated', says Brazil defender Marquinhos

The defender received treatment for vomiting and diarrhoea on the day of Brazil’s win over Argentina.

From The42 Messi slams 'bulls**t' officiating after Argentina's Copa America exit So Near Yet So Var

Messi slams 'bulls**t' officiating after Argentina's Copa America exit

The Argentina star was furious following last night’s semi-final defeat to Brazil in Belo Horizonte.

From The42 Messi seeking international silverware as Argentina and Brazil clash in Copa semi-final Old Rivals

Messi seeking international silverware as Argentina and Brazil clash in Copa semi-final

The two old rivals meet tonight in a huge South American tie.

From The42 Brazil exorcise Paraguay penalty demons to reach Copa semis Samba Boys

Brazil exorcise Paraguay penalty demons to reach Copa semis

Brazil needed penalties to get past Paraguay in the Copa America quarter-finals.

From TheJournal.ie 'The weekend is crazy': An insider guide to the best Brazilian food in Dublin, from feijoada to coxinhas Insider Guide

'The weekend is crazy': An insider guide to the best Brazilian food in Dublin, from feijoada to coxinhas

On Moore Street, a restaurant is hotly tipped by Brazilians for an authentic taste of home.

From The42 Brazil legend Marta gives emotional speech to the next generation after her side bows out Passionate Plea This post contains videos

Brazil legend Marta gives emotional speech to the next generation after her side bows out

The all-time leading scorer in World Cups asked the next generation to step up after her side were eliminated from this year’s tournament.

From The42 'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America Spygate

'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America

Amid accusations of spying, Tite has denied that he used a drone to watch his opponent’s training.

From The42 Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies' Flop

Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies'

The Brazilian midfielder was signed for big money in the summer of 2018 and concedes that his debut campaign was a disappointment all round.

From The42 'We felt it!' – Tite understanding of negative reaction from Brazil fans in Copa opener Message Received

'We felt it!' – Tite understanding of negative reaction from Brazil fans in Copa opener

The Brazilian boss discussed the atmosphere in Sao Paulo, where his side overcame a hostile reception.

From The42 Coutinho brace silences Brazilian boos in Copa America opener Slow Start

Coutinho brace silences Brazilian boos in Copa America opener

The hosts beat Bolivia 3-0 in Friday’s Group A curtain-raiser.

From The42 Aston Villa sign Brazilian striker Wesley for reported club record fee Samba Signing

Aston Villa sign Brazilian striker Wesley for reported club record fee

The 22-year-old joins the newly promoted Villains for around €25m as they prepare to readjust to life in the Premier League.

From The42 'No one expects us to get anything against Brazil. We're the only ones who actually believe we can' Kenny's Kids

'No one expects us to get anything against Brazil. We're the only ones who actually believe we can'

Jayson Molumby is confident Stephen Kenny’s side can spring an upset in the Toulon Tournament semi-final tomorrow afternoon.

From The42 'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona Disappointing

'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona

The Brazil playmaker is under no illusions about his struggles this season, but believes he will show improvement through effort.

From The42 Cristiane hits hat-trick as Brazil ease past Jamaica in World Cup opener Samba Smiles

Cristiane hits hat-trick as Brazil ease past Jamaica in World Cup opener

The 34-year-old becomes the oldest player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup.

From The42 'Thank you all for your support': Neymar gives testimony in Rio Brazil

'Thank you all for your support': Neymar gives testimony in Rio

The Brazil and PSG forward answered the questions of authorities in Rio de Janeiro before addressing his fans.

From The42 'I was vomiting' - Brazilian wonderkid suffered from anxiety over Real Madrid move A Difficult Time

'I was vomiting' - Brazilian wonderkid suffered from anxiety over Real Madrid move

Rodrygo was unsure whether Santos and his national side’s officials would allow him bid farewell to fans before linking up with the Spanish club.

From The42 Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training Race To Be Fit

Firmino on course to be fit for Champions League final after returning to training

The Brazilian missed Liverpool’s last three Premier League matches due to a thigh injury.

From The42 'He's a man for the big games': Bernardo Silva urges Kompany to stay as contract winds down Leader

'He's a man for the big games': Bernardo Silva urges Kompany to stay as contract winds down

The Belgian’s current deal is up at the end of the season and the midfielder wants Manchester City’s captain to remain at the club.

From The42 Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death RIP

Brazil mourns 'superhero' Senna - the biggest sporting name in the country - 25 years after his death

‘Senna was carrying the flag around the world like a symbol that made so many Brazilians proud.’

From The42 'You can't get into a fight with a spectator': PSG boss hits out at Neymar after fan attack Unacceptable

'You can't get into a fight with a spectator': PSG boss hits out at Neymar after fan attack

The Brazilian lashed out on Saturday after his side lost against Rennes on penalties in the French Cup final.

From TheJournal.ie Male model (26) dies after collapsing at São Paulo Fashion Week Brazil

Male model (26) dies after collapsing at São Paulo Fashion Week

Tales Soares was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

From The42 Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital On The Mend

Pele 'doing well' after treatment in Paris hospital

The 78-year-old was receiving antibiotics prior to the long flight back to his home country.

From The42 Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris Get Well Soon

Brazil legend Pele undergoes treatment after being taken to hospital in Paris

The 78-year-old was being treated for ‘a light fever’ prior to the long flight back to his home country.

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