The latest round of Libertadores Cup matches produced some shocks and a fair amount of shame.
The Brazil Championship has kicked off, but for the time being the biger clubs are not taking it seriously.
Libertadores Cup offers the intriguing prospect of a north vs south showdown.
Brazilian clubs continental ambitions are not helped by competing demands at home.
Tim Vickery on a reborn Flamengo. Plus, Libertadores Cup contenders show their contempt for domestic ruling by fielding only 7 players.
Brazil's clubs are revolting against the State Championships.
Tim Vickery reflects on Brazil's high friendly foul count and Argentina's dilemma over Carlos Tevez
Success at youth level is no guarantee of a stellar football career. Take the case of Pablo Barrientos, who was given Argentina's number 10 shirt…
The loss of players to China's Super League and to the MLS, has prompted some commentators to call for Brazil's calendar to be overhauled.
Tim Vickery on the recall for Marcelo and the the debut of a potential superstar.