Tag: World Cup

    A Brazilian fan rooting for the Brazilian team - Photo by Tomaz Silva

    World Cup 2018: The Beautiful Game in an Ugly World

    Football is a simple and beautiful game that gives joy to billions around the ...

    Brazilians identify country with football

    Land of Football No More, Brazil Needs to Reinvent Itself

    The largest country in Latin America, most commonly known for its vibrant soccer, left ...

    Brazil's Júlio César and David Luiz

    A Soccer Fable: The Day the World Found Out Brazil Has No Clothes

    The other day at work someone asked me, “Hey, Joe, who’s it going to ...

    Brazil president mad at naysayers

    Fed Up With Criticism Over the World Cup Brazil President Lashes Back

    Dilma Rousseff, the president of Brazil, responded angrily at criticism voiced by former soccer ...

    World Cup stadium Itaquerão

    Some Brazilians Are Rooting Against Brazil. It’s All Politics.

    As we get closer to the October presidential election, the attacks on the World ...

    Brazilian sporting national colors

    Brazil Betting on 7 Million Foreigners and US$ 9.2 Bi, in 2014

    Foreign tourists are expected to spend up to US$ 9.2 billion in Brazil in ...