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Adriano signs with Flamengo

August 22nd, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 22 (IANS) Former Brazil international striker Adriano has signed with Flamengo football club on a performance-based contract until the end of the year.Flamengo confirmed on its ... Read more...

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Flamengo to re-sign Adriano, says coach

May 2nd, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 2 (Xinhua) Flamengo football coach Joel Santana hinted that the club in on the verge of re-signing former Inter Milan and Roma striker Adriano.The 30-year-old Adriano had ... Read more...

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Former Brazilian striker Adriano released from hospital

April 15th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 15 (IANS) Former Brazil striker Adriano has been released from hospital and is ready to begin rehabilitation after a second operation on his left Achilles tendon.Hospital ... Read more...

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Brazil’s vehicle imports went up in 2011

January 12th, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 12 (IANS) Brazil's vehicle imports grew to 199,366 units in 2011, up 87.4 percent from the year of 2010, an auto association said Wednesday.The auto imports ... Read more...

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Spain will beat Holland in WC finals, predicts Paul the psychic octopus

July 10th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Paul the psychic octopus has predicted Spain will beat Holland and win World Cup 2010.Germany, on the other hand, will win in the third and fourth place play-off. ... Read more...

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Brazil sacks coach Dunga, three others

July 5th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, July 5 (IANS) The Brazilian football governing body has sacked coach Dunga and three others following the five-time champions' quarterfinal defeat against Holland in the World Cup football. Brazilian Confederation ... Read more...

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Brazil’s Elano ruled out, Dunga waits on

June 30th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 30 (DPA) Brazil midfielder Elano will play no part in Friday's quarter-final clash with the Netherlands in Port Elizabeth after failing to recover from injury, team doctor Jose Luiz Runco ... Read more...

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Former footballer among 31 held in Spain drug trafficking

June 30th, 2009 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 29 (EFE) Thirty-one people, including a former professional football player, have been arrested as authorities busted one of the biggest drug trafficking and money laundering networks in Spain, officials said ... Read more...

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Kaka feels pain in operated knee

August 3rd, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Brasilia, Aug 3 (Xinhua) Brazilian international Kaka still feels pain months after an arthroscopic knee surgery. In a match between his Italian club Milan and Spanish club Sevilla, Kaka came off because ... Read more...

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Court annuls doping suspension on Romario

February 15th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by admin
DPA Rio de Janeiro, Feb 15 (DPA) Veteran Brazilian striker Romario can resume playing football after a court annulled Thursday a 120-day suspension imposed in December for a positive doping test. Brazil's Superior ... Read more...

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