Geovanni made a real impact during his two seasons at Hull City, earning plaudits for some eye-catching performances. Geovanni, now 42, came through the ranks at Brazilian club Cruzeiro and was soon recognised as a player with a big future. Although his full potential wasn’t quite reached over his career, he certainly showed moments of brilliance at times.
Corinthians have crashed out of the Copa Libertadores at the hands of Brazilian rivalsFlamengoat the quarter-final stage. Corinthians came into the second leg quarterfinal clash with hostsFlamengoneeding a comeback after losing the first leg. In the end, they were beaten 1-0 byFlamengothereby exiting the competition via a 3-0 aggregate victory.
Corinthians welcome Goias to the Neo Quimica Arena on Sunday with the hope of returning to victory ways this weekend after the draw with hosts Atletico Paranaense via a 1-1 scoreline. The two teams ended the game with ten men in what was a feisty encounter. Roger Guedes gave visitors Corinthians a first half lead before David Terens equalised for the hosts eight minutes from time. The two teams already had a man sent off by the time Terens scored the equaliserfor Atletico Paranaense.
As things stand, Corinthians are in second spot on the Brazilian Serie A table and three points off Palmeiras at the top of the table ahead of the visit of Goias on Sunday. Goiaswere beaten 2-1 at home by Internacional in midweek ahead of the game with Corinthians. Newly promoted team Goiasare one point and one spot above the relegation zone ahead of the Corinthians game. They had been on a run of five games without defeat in all competitions before facing Internacionalin front of their fans this week. Continue reading “CORINTHIANS EYEING RETURN TO WINNING WAYS”
Corinthians and Sao Paulo are set to do battle in the league this season as they bid to continue their good start to the new league season in the Brazilian top flight. Corinthianshave a one-point lead at the Brazilian Serie A summit ahead of the home game against Sao Paulo on Sunday. On their part, Sao Paulo started the weekend in third spot ahead of the latest set of games in the Brazilian Serie A. Sao Paulo are two points adrift of Corinthians at the summit as far as the Brazilian top flight is concerned.
Sao Paulo have a good recent record against Corinthians ahead of their latest league meeting. They are unbeaten in their last five meeting with the last three games ending in victories for them. Continue reading “CORINTHIANS, SAO PAULO IN LEAGUE SHOWDOWN”
Fiorentina striker Arthur Cabral has spoken on his failed move to Brazilian Serie A outfit Corinthians in the last transfer window. Cabral came close to signing for Corinthians last month, but the transfer could not be completed.
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Internacional striker Yuri Alberto has been reported as an Arsenal target and the Premier League heavyweights might need to pay as much as £22m to sign himaccording to the latest news coming out of the media.
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Former Arsenal star Willian has already completed his desired move away from the Emirates Stadium and is now a Corinthians player but a lot has been talked about whether or not he will be as important as he should for the Brazilian Serie A outfit. Willian found himself sliding down the pecking order at Arsenal and was told that he would need to leave the club to look for another club as he would no longer get himself any more game time. Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta already insisted that he was interested in making use of young, hungry, and vibrant players and was ready to get rid of the older ones in the squad. He already let go of Mesut Özil and David Luiz, and Willian was just another player he was keen to take off his books.
Corinthians are now unbeaten in the last 12 games at home to Internacional in the Brazilian league after the two teams shared the spoils in the latest meeting at the weekend. Corinthians needed a late goal from striker Jo to rescue a point against Internacional at home.
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Brazilian football giants Corinthians have confirmed the appointment of a new manager until the end of next year. Corinthians have secured the return of Brazilian tactician Sylvinhoto the club as the new manager and the 47-year-old has signed a deal that will take him at the club until the end of 2022.
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Brazilian Serie A giants Corinthians have lost their unbeaten run to Ferroviaria after they were beaten 2-1 in a Campeonato Paulista clash on Tuesday night.
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