Brazilian and Real Madrid defender Marcelo has received a 4 month jail sentence for tax fraud.
Marcelo, who plays at left back for the Spanish giants, received the sentence for defrauding Spanish tax authorities of €490,000 in 2013.
The five times world champions and pre tournament favourites, Brazil, have been dumped out of the 2018 Fifa World Cup after a narrow loss to Belgium in the second quarter final game.
Belgium had an explosive start, scoring two first half goals which Brazil tried all they could to pull back but in the end could only half the deficit.
5 time world champions Brazil continued their quest for a first world title since 2002 as they advanced to the quarter finals following a hard fought win over Mexico.
Neymar had his best game of the tournament so far as he scored one and assisted the other of Brazil’s two goals.
Ronaldinho has announced his decision to finally retire from football, hanging up his boots from the game he loves at the age of 37.
Roberto Assis, the brother and agent of the legendary playmaker, announced the news late Tuesday.
World’s Most Expensive Football Player, Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior is living to task as he has scored for his new team, PSG in a Ligue 1 clash with Guingamp.
Neymar moved from Barcelona to PSG with many doubting if he’ll make an impact but the Brazilian is poised to prove his critics wrong.
French side Paris St-Germain has concluded the multimillion transfer deal with Barcelona and has announced Neymar as their player.
Neymar, 25-year old, is now the most expensive player in the history of football on a five-year contract with PSG.
Argentina fell to a shock 2-0 defeat to Bolivia in World Cup qualifying, after being forced to play without talisman Leo Messi due to a ban.
Messi won Argentina their last game 1-0 over Chile, but then berated the assistant referee after a foul was called against him.
After six years of dating the world Pele decided to tie the knot in a private ceremony.
The 75-year-old Pele married businesswoman Marcia Cibele Aoki, aged 50, at a ceremony on Saturday in the resort of Guaruja, near Sao Paulo.The couple has been in a relationship for six years.