England drop two places to FIFTH in the FIFA world rankings

England drop two places to FIFTH in the FIFA world rankings after Poland and Hungary draws… with Nations League champions France and Euro 2020 winners Italy leapfrogging them By Nathan Salt For Mailonline Published: 06:25 EDT, 21 October 2021 | Updated: 06:30 EDT, 21 October 2021 The successes of France and Italy has seen England … Read more

Marcelo Bielsa refuses to rule Raphinha out of Leeds’ trip to Southampton

Marcelo Bielsa refuses to rule Raphinha out of Leeds’ trip to Southampton despite the winger being poised to start for Brazil just 36 hours before kick-off Raphinha could make his first start for Brazil in their clash against Uruguay The World Cup qualifier kicks off in Manaus at 1:30am UK time on Friday  The winger … Read more

Premier League rivals unite to fly their South American stars home from international break

Premier League rivals including Man City, United, Liverpool and Chelsea unite to fly NINE Brazil and Uruguay stars home as they charter a private jet to give players best chance possible of featuring this weekend A host of South American Premier League players are on international duty Top-flight sides are clubbing together to charter a … Read more

Neymar is a ‘very special kid who I hope doesn’t lose his joy’, hails Thiago Silva

Thiago Silva hopes ‘special kid’ Neymar ‘doesn’t lose his joy’ for football after the PSG star hinted that the 2022 World Cup could be his LAST with Brazil By Luke Augustus for MailOnline Published: 04:08 EDT, 13 October 2021 | Updated: 04:59 EDT, 13 October 2021 Thiago Silva has leapt to the defence of Neymar … Read more

Premier League clubs fear they are LOSING their battle to bring South American stars back early

Premier League clubs fear they are LOSING their battle to bring South American stars back from international duty early as sides face up to possibility of players missing first game after two-week break Top flight clubs fear they are losing battle to bring South Americans back early  Premier League sides have asked their players to consider withdrawing … Read more

British photographer wins prestigious contest with an image of a gorilla surrounded by butterflies

A stunning photograph of a western lowland gorilla walking through a cloud of butterflies in the Central African Republic has taken the grand prize in a renowned photography competition.   UK photographer Anup Shah took the shot and triumphed over 100,190 entries from 158 countries to take the top prize in The Nature Conservancy‘s 2021 photo contest. … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Rayssa Leal takes silver in women’s street final aged 13 with Momiji Nishiya winning

Teenage takeover! Japan’s Momiji Nishiya, just 13, clinches the gold medal in the women’s skateboarding street finals… with Brazil’s own trick sensation Rayssa Leal taking silver at the same age to make up a youthful podium in Tokyo By Daniel Davis For Mailonline Published: 00:47 EDT, 26 July 2021 | Updated: 01:09 EDT, 26 July … Read more

Richarlison ‘knows he has to give Everton something back’, says Rafael Benitez

Real Madrid target Richarlison ‘knows he has to give us something back’, insists Rafael Benitez after letting forward join up with the Brazil’s Olympic squad… despite Everton star being likely to miss the start of the new season By Luke Augustus for MailOnline Published: 09:21 BST, 19 July 2021 | Updated: 09:40 BST, 19 July … Read more