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Buenos Aires erupts as Argentina beat Brazil in Copa América final – video

Thousands took to the streets in Buenos Aires on Saturday night after Argentina beat its historic rival Brazil in the Copa América final. Argentina’s winning goal at the Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro came in the 22nd minute after Rodrigo de Paul m…

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Argentina stun Brazil in Copa América final to end 28-year trophy drought

Argentina win 1-0 behind Di Maria’s 22nd-minute beautyLionel Messi wins first major trophy in fifth final appearanceArgentina 1-0 Brazil: Copa América final – live!Two long droughts ended on Saturday at the Copa América final: Argentina won their first…

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Argentina v Brazil: Copa América final – live!

South American powers face off at the Maracanã StadiumMessi happy to swap golden boots for trophy for ArgentinaBrazil v Argentina could redeem a turbulent Copa AméricaTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 12.31am BST Tonight marks the 108th all-tim…

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Brazil v Argentina is a final that could redeem a disappointing Copa América

The tournament has been let down by its odd format and lack of fans, but the final at the Maracanã could be one for the agesBy Tom Sanderson for Yellow and Green FootballThe Copa América has been beset by organisational problems and played in empty sta…

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Lucas Paquetá’s goal sends hosts Brazil past Peru into Copa América final

Lucas Paquetá’s 36th-minute goal lifts Brazil in 1-0 victoryBrazil to face either Argentina or Colombia in Saturday’s finalBrazil beat Peru 1-0 in a Copa América semi-final on Monday and will attempt to successfully defend their title on Saturday at th…

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Late goal gives Brazil controversial Copa América win over Colombia

Casemiro heads 100th-minute winner to keep 100% recordReferee sparks controversy in build up to Brazil’s equaliserBrazil went behind for the first time in eight games but responded with a controversial equaliser before netting a dramatic winner deep in…

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Copa América: Brazil hammer Peru to stay unbeaten

Reigning champions beat Peru 4-0 to go top of Group BBrazil become first team at tournament to register two winsBrazil scored early in their Copa America tie with Peru on Thursday before adding three more in a comfortable second half to run out 4-0 win…

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Copa América: Neymar on the mark as Brazil open with Venezuela win

The short-notice hosts beat Venezuela 3-0 in BrasiliaVenezuela depleted after a number of Covid-19 positivesBrazil opened the 2021 Copa América with a 3-0 win over a depleted Venezuela dominating their inexperienced opponents from start to finish in a …

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Copa América: Neymar on the mark as Brazil open with Venezuela win

The short-notice hosts beat Venezuela 3-0 in BrasiliaVenezuela depleted after a number of Covid-19 positivesBrazil opened the 2021 Copa América with a 3-0 win over a depleted Venezuela dominating their inexperienced opponents from start to finish in a …

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Brazil is reluctantly hosting the Copa América that no one wanted

The Copa América begins on Sunday night with a match between Brazil and Venezuela but that is not even half the storyBy Tom Sanderson for Yellow & Green FootballTite’s job is safer now than it was the last time Brazil were preparing to host the Cop…

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Jon Rahm’s PGA withdrawal shows world Covid must come before sport | Ewan Murray

Brazil is unsure whether to host the Copa América and attending Euro 2020 will be arduous but it is the way for nowIt was one of the more remarkable episodes in a PGA Tour season. Jon Rahm, having stepped from the 18th green on completion of his third …

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‘Shameful’: Bolsonaro denounced for hosting Copa América amid pandemic

Brazil president accused of mishandling Covid outbreakFootball tournament moved from Colombia and ArgentinaThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has sparked outrage after approving plans to hold South America’s answer to the European Championship in…

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The day Irish footballers from north and south united to take on Brazil

The partition 100 years ago eventually led to two Irish teams but that divide was put aside for a day when Brazil visitedBy Richard Foster for The Football MineAs far as international friendlies are concerned, there is nothing more prestigious than pla…

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Roque Júnior: ‘I won everything I wanted and more’

The former Brazil centre-back won the Copa Libertadores, the World Cup and the Champions League. What was his secret?By Eryck Gomes for Yellow and Green FootballRoque Júnior won just about everything he could in football: a Copa Libertadores title with…

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Felipe: the Atlético Madrid player who owes his career to a highlights DVD

Felipe compiled his own best bits DVD to attract interest from a second tier club in Brazil. Now he’s in the Champions LeagueBy Josué Seixas for Yellow and Green FootballAtlético Madrid have dealt with their fair share of heartbreak in recent years, es…

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Making a superhero: how Pelé became more myth than man | Jonathan Liew

Netflix’s new film captures the legendary Brazilian’s genius, but its lead character remains a fascinating enigmaCasa Pelé, the small two?room house in Três Corações where Pelé was born in 1940, is now a popular tourist attraction. As no photographs or…

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Palmeiras’ failure at the Club World Cup should worry all Brazilian fans

Rival supporters have enjoyed mocking Palmeiras but their results in Qatar show how far Brazilian football has fallenBy Tom Sanderson for Yellow and Green FootballLife comes at you fast in Brazilian football. A week ago, Palmeiras fans were celebrating…

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Gabriel Jesus: ‘I feel I am playing well, but I need to improve my finishing’

The Manchester City striker on his early memories of football in Brazil, his greatest moment as a player and the title raceBy Josué Seixas for Yellow and Green FootballMost Brazilians remember the first time they saw the Seleção lift a trophy. For Gabr…

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Oscar: ‘I would like to return to Chelsea to end my career’

Oscar reminisces about playing with Didier Drogba, working with José Mourinho and making eight slide tackles in one gameBy Josué Seixas for Yellow and Green FootballOscar left home very early in his life for football. And the further he went in his car…

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Four Palmas football players and club president killed in Brazil plane crash

Plane crashed soon after take-off in northern state of TocantinsPlayers were flying to game separately after positive Covid testsFour players and the president from the Brazilian football club Palmas died in a plane crash on Sunday. The group were trav…