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2013 Recap – Part I

2013 has ended, and Brazil has wrapped up an extremely successful year – a year that saw the complete revitalization of our World Cup ambitions. Continue reading

The Trial of the Mano Five


Lucio was not impressed with his indictment.

Note:  Yet another post not to be taken too seriously. 

The Trial of the Mano Five


São Paulo, Brasil

Special to the Brazil World Cup Blog


The joint trial of Neymar, Pato, Ganso, Lucio, and Dani Alves concluded today.  The five players known together as the “Mano Five” were given the chance to provide their own defense when called up to the stand.   Continue reading