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Neymar positive on World Cup fitness (1:22)
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3dJonathan Johnson

Neymar: I'll be better than ever at World Cup

Neymar has vowed to be fit and better than ever at this summer's World Cup in Russia after revealing he hopes to be cleared to return on May 17.

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4dAssociated Press

Coboclo elected new Brazil FA president

The Brazilian football confederation CBF has elected Rogerio Caboclo as its new president to replace the suspended Marco Polo del Nero.

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4dMichael Yohkin

Naldo deserves Brazil World Cup call

Naldo is one of the Bundesliga's greatest-ever imports, and he could yet be heading to the World Cup finals with Brazil.

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5dPA Sport

Coutinho could return to Anfield with Brazil

Philippe Coutinho could make his return to Anfield in June when Liverpool's stadium hosts a pre-World Cup friendly between Brazil and Croatia.

Pele: Brazil have the best individual players (0:40)
WATCH: Neymar surprises young fan on Steve Harvey show (1:11)
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8dJeff Carlisle

CONMEBOL endorses North America WC bid

Together with a bloc of votes from Central America, the North American bid now has 17 of the 104 votes needed to win the hosting rights.

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8dJonathan Johnson

Neymar: 'One month left' in injury recovery

Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery has revealed that superstar Neymar is close to a return to action for the French capital outfit.

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8dAssociated Press

Infantino open to expanded Qatar World Cup

FIFA President Gianni Infantino is keen on hastening the expansion of the World Cup to 48 teams for the 2022 tournament in Qatar.

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15dESPN staff

Pele: Neymar more like Messi than Ronaldo

Pele believes Neymar plays with a style more similar to Lionel Messi than Cristiano Ronaldo, the football legend told ESPN Brasil.

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22dJonathan Johnson

PSG won't rule out early Neymar return

Paris Saint-Germain have not rejected Brazilian reports that Neymar could return from injury and feature before the end of the season.

Extra Time: World Cup golden boot? '86 Argentina or 2018 Argentina? (8:01)
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24dIan Darke

Only 5 real favourites to win 2018 World Cup

As the World Cup approaches, it's clear that five teams stand the best chance to win in Russia, starting with defending champions Germany.

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24dDale Johnson

Germany top of FIFA Ranking, Italy slump

Germany will stay top of the new FIFA World Ranking, despite losing 1-0 to second-placed Brazil on Tuesday night.

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24dChris Wright

Coutinho gives tour of his new house

Having spent time settling in, the Brazilian forward allowed the cameras in for a VIP tour of his new luxury home with an assist from his wife, Aine.

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25dTim Vickery

Brazil cement World Cup contenders status

Brazil's friendly win in Germany proved they're serious World Cup contenders this summer, but it would be naive to put too much stock in this result.

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25dPA Sport

Brazil hit back at Germany with friendly win

Brazil managed a 1-0 friendly victory over Germany to earn a measure of closure after their humiliating defeat at the 2014 World Cup.

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25dJonathan Johnson

PSG's Neymar steps up injury recovery

Paris Saint-Germain and Brazil star Neymar posted Instagram story update as he works his way back to full mobility after surgery.

RankingsInternational Friendly

Goal Difference4Tied-9th
Goals Scored4Tied-22nd
Assists2Tied-25th
Goals Conceded0Tied-1st