Brazil

Campeonato Brasileiro Série A football clubs Santos and Goiás have agreed shirt sponsorship deals with agribusiness company Kicaldo and sports entertainment firm MarjoSports, respectively.

Brazil has become the second country to reconfirm its interest in hosting the 2023 Women’s World Cup after Fifa announced that its flagship women’s tournament would expand to 32 teams for the next edi…

The Pitch International agency has announced a new series of ‘All or Nothing’, which will feature the Brazilian national football team and will be made available on Amazon Prime Video.

The South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) has brushed aside criticism over Brazil’s staging of the 2019 Copa América, stating that the event will serve as a template for future editions.

Sergio Cabral, the former governor of Rio de Janiero, admitted in court on Thursday to giving a $2m bribe to Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations,…

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has reiterated his desire to take the country’s Formula One grand prix to Rio de Janeiro from 2021.

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has claimed that the Brazilian Grand Prix will be moved to Rio de Janeiro

Confusion surrounds the future of the Brazilian Grand Prix after President Jair Bolsonaro claimed the country’s annual Formula One race will move to Rio de Janeiro in 2020, while promoters for its current h…

Jose Maria Marin, who was convicted in 2017 of corruption charges in the United States has been banned from football activities for life by Fifa

The Campeonato Brasileiro Série A will be the only major football league in the world without international, local-language distribution in 2019. Callum McCarthy looks at why Brazilian club football lags behind its European counterparts.

Brazilian state building society spending was as much as 20 per cent of the 2018 shirt sponsorship market in Brazil

Paysandu Sport Club end agreement with Puma to enter white-label deal with garment maker Share of shirt sales increases from 10% to between 25 and 30%

Rogerio Caboclo has been named as the new president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF). The 46-year-old was the only candidate for the role

The government of the state of Rio de Janeiro has said it will regain control of the crisis-hit Maracanã stadium, stating that its current operators have failed to fulfil their contractual obligations.

Fifa has agreed to open up the vote for hosting rights to the 2023 Women’s World Cup, while world football’s governing body has also confirmed that the video assistant referee (VAR) system will be in …

Motor-racing series the World Endurance Championship (WEC) has confirmed today (Friday) that it will return to Bahrain and Brazil after revealing its provisional calendar for the 2019-20 season

World Rugby has confirmed Romania and Brazil will host the next two editions of its U20 Trophy national team youth tournament in 2018 and 2019, respectively.

MotoGP is set to return to Brazil in 2021 after Dorna, the promoter of the motorcycling championship, signed a memorandum of understanding with Rio Motorsports.

Brazil forward Neymar has added to his endorsement portfolio ahead of the 2018 Fifa World Cup by agreeing a deal with Chinese consumer electronics and mobile communication company Oppo.

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and football legend Pele have denied involvement in, or knowledge of, a corruption scheme that involved vote buying to secure the 2016 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games for Rio de Janeiro.

The South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) has confirmed that next year’s edition of the Copa America national team tournament will feature Japan and Qatar.

World football’s governing body Fifa has today (Friday) handed a life ban to former Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) president Marco Polo Del Nero, one of the main figures in the corruption scandal surrounding the sport in South America.

Rogério Caboclo has pledged to create new revenue streams for Brazilian football after being elected as the new president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF).

STATSports, a leading provider of player tracking and analysis solutions for sports teams and athletes, has signed its latest major deal in the football market through an agreement with the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF).

The World Endurance Championship (WEC) will return to the Brazilian city of São Paulo for the first time since 2014 after the motor-racing series struck a multi-year deal to stage a race at the Interlagos circuit from the 2019-20 season.

The Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador has become the latest of Brazil’s stadia developed for the 2014 edition of football’s Fifa World Cup to come under investigation amid alleged corrupt acts during its development.

A senior executive from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has criticised Rio de Janeiro’s failure to commit to promises made regarding venue legacy from its staging of the 2016 summer Olympic Games.

Clubs from Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A, the top division of Brazilian club football, have rejected the planned implementation of the video assistant referee (VAR) system in the league amid concerns over its cost.

Brazilian football star Neymar has signed an endorsement deal with Chinese consumer electronics company TCL.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has lifted the suspension imposed on the Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB), while it has approved venues at the 2020 summer Olympic Games for road cycling and race walking, and has outlined its intention to take the Youth Olympics to Africa.

Manuel Burga, the former president of Peru’s national football association, was acquitted of racketeering conspiracy two days after fellow ex-South American football officials Juan Napout and Jose Maria Marin were found guilty of multiple corruption charges in a US court.

Marco Polo del Nero, the president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF), has today (Friday) been provisionally banned from all football activities for 90 days by the Ethics Committee of Fifa, the sport’s global governing body.

The International Surfing Association has awarded the 2018 edition of its showpiece World Surfing Games to the Japanese city of Tahara.

The inaugural Brazil ePrix has been postponed for a year by the Formula E electric car-racing series due to issues surrounding the ownership of the planned race venue.

The Mayor of São Paulo, Joao Doria, has revealed that the sale of Interlagos, the home of Formula One’s Brazilian Grand Prix, is almost complete.

Brazilian federal prosecutors have issued formal charges against Carlos Nuzman, the figurehead of the 2016 summer Olympic Games and former president of the Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB), along with five other officials in the scandal surrounding the bidding process which saw Rio de Janeiro secure hosting rights to the event.