fbpx

Tag: Ronaldinho

By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Current State champions Flamengo raced to the top of the league after the first round of 2011's Campeonato Brasileiro. Vasco also continued their rich form, comfortably seeing off Ceara. However,...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Flamengo had the brakes applied to their 26 game unbeaten streak last Thursday after losing 2-1 to underdog Ceara at the Engenhao. The players seemed to be suffering from...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Flamengo are the 2011 Carioca champions after defeating Vasco 3-1 on penalties at the Engenhao on Sunday. Coupled with the Taça Guanabara they won in February, Flamengo claimed the...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Flamengo will face Fluminense in the semi-finals of the 2011 Taça Rio. Flamengo drew their final group game and Fluminense narrowly defeated Nova Iguacu to set up a...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Sports Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -  The Taça Rio, the second stage of the Rio state football (soccer) championship, kicked off last week and it was a familiar tale for Rio’s traditional ‘big four’. The...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Running a perfect record in the group stage of the Taca Guanabara, Flamengo is set up in a semi-final clash with state champions Botafogo. The 2009 national champions beat a stubborn...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Campeonato Carioca kicks off today (Wednesday) as Rio’s big four clubs compete for the calendar’s first trophy, as well as begin preparations for 2011’s Brasileiro title challenge. Botafogo defeated...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian international and two time World Player of the Year, 30 year-old Ronaldinho Gaúcho has signed with Rio's 2009 champions Flamengo, in a four year deal worth an estimated R$1,000,000 a...
By Robbie Blakeley, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - FIFA president Sepp Blatter is set to visit Brazil next month to check the progress the twelve cities are making with their respective stadiums. The former lawyer, 72, is...

LATEST NEWS

WEATHER

Rio de Janeiro
scattered clouds
29.1 ° C
30 °
28 °
69 %
6.2kmh
40 %
Mon
30 °
Tue
32 °
Wed
33 °
Thu
33 °
Fri
28 °
error: Content is protected !!